The asteroid 22 Kalliope

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From Ashburn (click to change), 22 Kalliope is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:56 (EST) – 5 hours and 5 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 43° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:52.

Name 22 Kalliope
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Virgo
Brightness (V):Mag 12.3
Right Ascension:12h34m
Declination:+09°10'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:2.91 AU
Eccentricity:0.099103
Inclination:13.72°
Longitude ascending node:66.07°
Argument of perihelion:354.94°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:78.82°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.62 AU
Aphelion:3.20 AU
Orbital period:4.96 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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