The asteroid 137 Meliboea

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From Ashburn (click to change), 137 Meliboea is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 00:48 (EDT) – 5 hours and 33 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 40° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:11.

Name 137 Meliboea
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Aquila
Brightness (V mag):12.88
Right Ascension:19h22m
Declination:-07°25'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:3.13 AU
Eccentricity:0.212484
Inclination:13.43°
Longitude ascending node:202.23°
Argument of perihelion:107.04°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:292.36°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.46 AU
Aphelion:3.79 AU
Orbital period:5.53 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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