The asteroid 96 Aegle

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From Cambridge , 96 Aegle is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible around 19:58 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 22° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:01, 23° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 22:08, when it sinks below 22° above your southern horizon.

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Name 96 Aegle
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:13.27 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):7.67 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:20h03m [1]
Declination:-23°48' [1]
Distance:2.70 AU
22.42 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:3.05 AU
Eccentricity:0.140597
Inclination:15.97°
Longitude ascending node:321.50°
Argument of perihelion:208.75°
Epoch of elements:27 April 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:104.13°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.62 AU
Aphelion:3.48 AU
Orbital period:5.33 years

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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