The asteroid 111 Ate

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From Ashburn (click to change), 111 Ate is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 17:55 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 35° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:54, 71° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:54, when it sinks to 25° above your western horizon.

Name 111 Ate
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Aries
Brightness (V):Mag 11.6
Right Ascension:02h01m
Declination:+20°42'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:2.59 AU
Eccentricity:0.103077
Inclination:4.93°
Longitude ascending node:305.75°
Argument of perihelion:166.37°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:285.03°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.33 AU
Aphelion:2.86 AU
Orbital period:4.18 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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