The asteroid 126 Velleda

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From Ashburn (click to change), 126 Velleda is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 20:11, when it rises 24° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 01:27, 77° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 05:45, 35° above your western horizon.

Name 126 Velleda
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Taurus
Brightness (V):Mag 12.5
Right Ascension:05h04m
Declination:+26°19'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:2.44 AU
Eccentricity:0.106372
Inclination:2.92°
Longitude ascending node:23.32°
Argument of perihelion:328.39°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:45.73°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.18 AU
Aphelion:2.70 AU
Orbital period:3.81 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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