The asteroid 216 Kleopatra

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From Ashburn (click to change), 216 Kleopatra is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 23:57 (EDT) – 7 hours and 27 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 60° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 06:19.

Name 216 Kleopatra
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Canis Minor
Magnitude:11.47 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:07h29m [1]
Declination:+09°36' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.79 AU
Eccentricity:0.250894
Inclination:13.11°
Longitude ascending node:215.36°
Argument of perihelion:180.10°
Epoch of elements:30 June 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:7.35°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.09 AU
Aphelion:3.50 AU
Orbital period:4.67 years
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39.04°N
77.49°W
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