The asteroid 134 Sophrosyne

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From Ashburn (click to change), 134 Sophrosyne is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 17:55 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 36° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:23, 84° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 04:00, when it sinks to 25° above your north-western horizon.

Name 134 Sophrosyne
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Triangulum
Brightness (V):Mag 11.7
Right Ascension:02h22m
Declination:+33°30'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:2.56 AU
Eccentricity:0.116887
Inclination:11.60°
Longitude ascending node:345.99°
Argument of perihelion:84.60°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:326.06°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.26 AU
Aphelion:2.86 AU
Orbital period:4.10 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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