The asteroid 103 Hera

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From Ashburn (click to change), 103 Hera is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 02:05 (EST) – 5 hours and 20 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 35° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 06:16.

Name 103 Hera
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Libra
Brightness (V):Mag 13.2
Right Ascension:15h08m
Declination:-12°32'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:2.70 AU
Eccentricity:0.080603
Inclination:5.42°
Longitude ascending node:136.18°
Argument of perihelion:188.22°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:222.29°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.48 AU
Aphelion:2.92 AU
Orbital period:4.44 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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