The asteroid 216 Kleopatra

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From Ashburn (click to change), 216 Kleopatra will become visible at around 17:55 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 40° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 5 hours and 26 minutes after the Sun at 22:12.

Name 216 Kleopatra
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Aquarius
Brightness (V):Mag 12.1
Right Ascension:20h39m
Declination:-07°14'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:2.79 AU
Eccentricity:0.250792
Inclination:13.11°
Longitude ascending node:215.36°
Argument of perihelion:180.14°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:304.01°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.09 AU
Aphelion:3.49 AU
Orbital period:4.67 years
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The path traced across the sky by 216 Kleopatra

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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