The asteroid 124 Alkeste

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From Ashburn , 124 Alkeste is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 17:55 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 23° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:47, 68° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 03:53, when it sinks to 22° above your western horizon.

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Name 124 Alkeste
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:12.18 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:04h24m [1]
Declination:+17°30' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.63 AU
Eccentricity:0.075469
Inclination:2.96°
Longitude ascending node:187.99°
Argument of perihelion:61.74°
Epoch of elements:30 June 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:145.18°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.43 AU
Aphelion:2.83 AU
Orbital period:4.27 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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