The asteroid 120 Lachesis

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From Ashburn , 120 Lachesis is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 17:55 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 42° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:37, 78° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:14, when it sinks to 22° above your western horizon.

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Name 120 Lachesis
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Aries
Magnitude:12.82 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:03h14m [1]
Declination:+27°48' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:3.12 AU
Eccentricity:0.052359
Inclination:6.96°
Longitude ascending node:341.19°
Argument of perihelion:233.45°
Epoch of elements:30 June 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:180.85°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.96 AU
Aphelion:3.28 AU
Orbital period:5.51 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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