The asteroid 88 Thisbe

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From Cambridge , 88 Thisbe is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 21:44 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 73° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 05:19.

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Name 88 Thisbe
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:12.17 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):7.04 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.14 [1]
Right ascension:04h40m [1]
Declination:+26°31' [1]
Distance:2.38 AU
19.78 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.77 AU
Eccentricity:0.161643
Inclination:5.21°
Longitude ascending node:276.46°
Argument of perihelion:36.23°
Epoch of elements:27 April 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:49.13°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.32 AU
Aphelion:3.22 AU
Orbital period:4.61 years

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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