The asteroid 11687 1998 FM40

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From Cambridge , 11687 1998 FM40 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 8° from it.

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Name 11687 1998 FM40
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Capricornus
Magnitude:18.79 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):14.50 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:20h51m [1]
Declination:-16°57' [1]
Distance:2.98 AU
24.75 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.58 AU
Eccentricity:0.238160
Inclination:1.14°
Longitude ascending node:257.82°
Argument of perihelion:30.11°
Epoch of elements:13 November 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:359.73°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.96 AU
Aphelion:3.19 AU
Orbital period:4.13 years

Cambridge

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42.38°N
71.11°W
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