The asteroid 201 Penelope

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From Ashburn , 201 Penelope is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible around 23:23, when it reaches an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 04:21, 66° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 06:29, 53° above your south-western horizon.

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Name 201 Penelope
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Orion
Magnitude:12.67 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.41 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:05h31m [1]
Declination:+15°05' [1]
Distance:1.82 AU
15.12 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.68 AU
Eccentricity:0.179285
Inclination:5.76°
Longitude ascending node:156.92°
Argument of perihelion:180.75°
Epoch of elements:08 September 2020
Mean Anomaly at epoch:56.80°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.20 AU
Aphelion:3.16 AU
Orbital period:4.38 years
Visibility from Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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