The asteroid 81 Terpsichore

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From Cambridge , 81 Terpsichore is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 17:55 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 26° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 23:23, 80° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 05:26, when it sinks below 22° above your north-western horizon.

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Name 81 Terpsichore
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Gemini
Magnitude:11.92 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.60 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:07h42m [1]
Declination:+33°21' [1]
Distance:1.51 AU
12.54 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.85 AU
Eccentricity:0.210809
Inclination:7.80°
Longitude ascending node:0.95°
Argument of perihelion:51.66°
Epoch of elements:13 November 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:28.09°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.25 AU
Aphelion:3.46 AU
Orbital period:4.82 years

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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