The asteroid 849 Ara

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From Cambridge , 849 Ara is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 23:21 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 45° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 03:37.

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Name 849 Ara
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Pegasus
Magnitude:13.43 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.20 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:23h37m [1]
Declination:+18°28' [1]
Distance:2.55 AU
21.22 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:3.15 AU
Eccentricity:0.201450
Inclination:19.52°
Longitude ascending node:228.33°
Argument of perihelion:63.22°
Epoch of elements:27 March 2021
Mean Anomaly at epoch:16.33°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.51 AU
Aphelion:3.78 AU
Orbital period:5.59 years
Visibility from Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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