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Asteroid 16 Psyche

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Coarse finder chart
(Field of view=60°, Limiting magnitude=5)
Fine finder chart
(Field of view=2°, Limiting magnitude=12)
 
Position
Right ascension13h 58.0m
Declination-9° 57'
ConstellationVirgo
Magnitude12.1
Distance from Earth4.162 AU
Orbit
Distance from Sun3.318 AU
Perihelion 2.531 AU
(17/04/2015)
Aphelion 3.320 AU
Period5.00 years
Eccentricity0.134859
Inclination to ecliptic 3.1°
Epoch04/09/2017
Warning!
Never attempt to observe objects close to the sun without taking the proper precautions. In particular, never point optical instruments near the sun and look through them, or you risk permanent eye damage or blindness.
 

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