The asteroid 178 Belisana

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From Ashburn (click to change), 178 Belisana is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 21:38, when it rises 24° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 01:50, 56° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 05:50, 27° above your western horizon.

Name 178 Belisana
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Virgo
Brightness (V):Mag 12.9
Right Ascension:11h37m
Declination:+05°31'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:2.46 AU
Eccentricity:0.043238
Inclination:1.90°
Longitude ascending node:51.11°
Argument of perihelion:212.81°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:221.69°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.35 AU
Aphelion:2.57 AU
Orbital period:3.86 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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