The asteroid 9 Metis

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From Ashburn , 9 Metis is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 21° above the horizon at dawn.

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Name 9 Metis
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Cetus
Magnitude:11.18 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:01h07m [1]
Declination:+01°39' [1]
Distance:2.48 AU
20.60 lightmin [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):40.78
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.39 AU
Eccentricity:0.123077
Inclination:5.58°
Longitude ascending node:68.91°
Argument of perihelion:6.42°
Epoch of elements:16 January 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:250.10°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.09 AU
Aphelion:2.68 AU
Orbital period:3.68 years
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39.04°N
77.49°W
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