The asteroid 11687 1998 FM40

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From Cambridge , 11687 1998 FM40 is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 00:43, when it rises 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 03:11, 31° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 05:34, 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name 11687 1998 FM40
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Libra
Magnitude:18.04 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:14h32m [1]
Declination:-16°29' [1]
Distance:1.48 AU
12.32 lightmin [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):48.76
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.57 AU
Eccentricity:0.238072
Inclination:1.14°
Longitude ascending node:257.82°
Argument of perihelion:30.22°
Epoch of elements:16 January 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:288.09°
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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