The asteroid 80 Sappho

Finder chart
Please wait
Loading 0/4
Click and drag to rotate
Mouse wheel to zoom in/out
Touch with mouse to dismiss
Click and drag the chart above to pan around the sky, or use the mouse wheel to zoom. Click to enlarge.

From Fairfield , 80 Sappho is visible between 23:18 and 05:20. It will become accessible around 23:18, when it rises to an altitude of 22° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 02:21, 35° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 05:20 when it sinks below 22° above your south-western horizon.

Begin typing the name of a town near to you, and then select the town from the list of options which appear below.
Name 80 Sappho
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Corvus
Magnitude:12.40 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.00 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:12h41m [1]
Declination:-12°51' [1]
Distance:1.92 AU
16.00 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.30 AU
Eccentricity:0.200241
Inclination:8.68°
Longitude ascending node:218.69°
Argument of perihelion:139.63°
Epoch of elements:21 February 2020
Mean Anomaly at epoch:182.30°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.84 AU
Aphelion:2.76 AU
Orbital period:3.48 years
Events
28 Aug 2028  –  Asteroid 80 Sappho at opposition
12 Sep 2035  –  Asteroid 80 Sappho at opposition
Printable finder charts

Fairfield

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

41.14°N
73.26°W
EST

Color scheme