The asteroid 87 Sylvia

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From Fairfield , 87 Sylvia is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 17:59 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 60° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 19:08, 64° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 00:10, when it sinks to 22° above your western horizon.

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Name 87 Sylvia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Aries
Magnitude:12.84 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:03h11m [1]
Declination:+16°05' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:3.48 AU
Eccentricity:0.092836
Inclination:10.88°
Longitude ascending node:73.05°
Argument of perihelion:263.53°
Epoch of elements:30 June 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:47.37°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:3.16 AU
Aphelion:3.81 AU
Orbital period:6.50 years

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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