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Asteroid 45 Eugenia will make a close pass (1.595 AU) to the Earth on the 22nd March 2018



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Asteroid (45) Eugenia is at Opposition in the constellation Virgo at 00:20 UT, 18th March 2018. 

Magnitude: 10.8 V
Distance to Earth: 1.596 AU



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Asteroid (45) Eugenia is at Opposition in the constellation Aquarius on the 16th September 2015.

Magnitude: 11.2
Distance to Earth: 1.805 AU
Distance to Sun: 2.808 AU

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Asteroid (45) Eugenia is at Opposition in the constellation Libra on the 19th May, 2014.

Distance to Earth: 1.494 AU
Distance to Sun: 2.494 AU
Magnitude: 10.7



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Asteroid (45) Eugenia I Petit-Prince is the larger, outer moon of asteroid 45 Eugenia. It was discovered in 1998 by astronomers at the Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope on Mauna Kea, Hawaii. Initially, it received the provisional designation S/1998 (45) 1. Petit-Prince was the first asteroid moon to be discovered with a ground-based telescope. Previously, the only known moon of an asteroid was Dactyl, discovered by the Galileo space probe, around 243 Ida.
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Asteroid (45) Eugenia is at Opposition on the 23rd January, 2013.

Magnitude: 11.2
Distance to Earth: 1.809 au
Distance to Sun: 2.791 au



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Asteroid (45) Eugenia was discovered on June 28, 1857 by the Franco-German amateur astronomer Hermann Goldschmidt.
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