The dwarf planet 136108 Haumea

Image of 136108 Haumea
© Mike Brown et al., CalTech and Keck Observatory
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From Ashburn , 136108 Haumea will become visible around 21:48 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 52° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 6 hours and 2 minutes after the Sun at 02:32.

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Name 136108 Haumea
Object Type Dwarf Planet
Current Position
Magnitude:17.39 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:14h13m [1]
Declination:+16°31' [1]
Distance:50.42 AU
419.35 lightmin [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):40.45
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:43.29 AU
Longitude ascending node:122.11°
Argument of perihelion:238.56°
Epoch of elements:27 April 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:216.57°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:34.97 AU
Aphelion:51.60 AU
Orbital period:284.79 years
16 Apr 2020  –  136108 Haumea at opposition
17 Apr 2021  –  136108 Haumea at opposition
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20 Apr 2024  –  136108 Haumea at opposition
22 Apr 2025  –  136108 Haumea at opposition
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