The asteroid 100 Hekate

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From Ashburn (click to change), 100 Hekate will become visible at around 21:36 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 32° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 4 hours and 16 minutes after the Sun at 00:34.

Name 100 Hekate
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Cancer
Magnitude:14.27 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:08h15m [1]
Declination:+20°37' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:3.09 AU
Eccentricity:0.168665
Inclination:6.43°
Longitude ascending node:127.19°
Argument of perihelion:184.64°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:137.35°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.57 AU
Aphelion:3.61 AU
Orbital period:5.43 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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