The asteroid 218 Bianca

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From Ashburn , 218 Bianca is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 03:16 (EST) – 3 hours and 37 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 25° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:49.

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Name 218 Bianca
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Scutum
Magnitude:13.55 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:18h44m [1]
Declination:-10°22' [1]
Distance:2.86 AU
23.75 lightmin [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):42.84
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.67 AU
Eccentricity:0.117721
Inclination:15.20°
Longitude ascending node:170.61°
Argument of perihelion:62.91°
Epoch of elements:16 January 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:13.90°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.35 AU
Aphelion:2.98 AU
Orbital period:4.36 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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