The asteroid 16 Psyche

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From Ashburn (click to change), 16 Psyche will become visible at around 21:48 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 34° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 5 hours and 10 minutes after the Sun at 01:39.

Name 16 Psyche
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Libra
Magnitude:11.46 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:14h45m [1]
Declination:-12°13' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.93 AU
Eccentricity:0.133678
Inclination:3.09°
Longitude ascending node:150.13°
Argument of perihelion:228.14°
Epoch of elements:30 June 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:229.91°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.54 AU
Aphelion:3.32 AU
Orbital period:5.01 years
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39.04°N
77.49°W
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