The asteroid 15 Eunomia

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From Ashburn , 15 Eunomia is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 23:28 (EDT) – 6 hours and 17 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 40° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 04:24.

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Name 15 Eunomia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Capricornus
Magnitude:9.50 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:21h47m [1]
Declination:-09°21' [1]
Distance:1.83 AU
15.21 lightmin [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):39.76
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.64 AU
Eccentricity:0.186073
Inclination:11.75°
Longitude ascending node:292.94°
Argument of perihelion:98.41°
Epoch of elements:16 January 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:260.56°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.15 AU
Aphelion:3.14 AU
Orbital period:4.30 years
Events
21 Oct 2028  –  Asteroid 15 Eunomia at opposition
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39.04°N
77.49°W
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