The asteroid 17705 1997 UM24

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From Cambridge , 17705 1997 UM24 is visible between 21:06 and 04:55. It will become accessible around 21:06, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 01:02, 46° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 04:55 when it sinks below 21° above your south-western horizon.

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Name 17705 1997 UM24
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:16.28 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):13.90 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:13h05m [1]
Declination:-01°17' [1]
Distance:1.20 AU
10.00 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.32 AU
Eccentricity:0.057834
Inclination:6.58°
Longitude ascending node:40.12°
Argument of perihelion:121.52°
Epoch of elements:21 February 2020
Mean Anomaly at epoch:17.26°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.18 AU
Aphelion:2.45 AU
Orbital period:3.53 years

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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