The asteroid 241 Germania

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From Ashburn (click to change), 241 Germania is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 00:59 (EDT) – 5 hours and 22 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 45° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:10.

Name 241 Germania
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:13.33 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:04h59m [1]
Declination:+25°28' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:3.05 AU
Eccentricity:0.102579
Inclination:5.50°
Longitude ascending node:270.35°
Argument of perihelion:80.53°
Epoch of elements:30 June 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:47.64°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.74 AU
Aphelion:3.36 AU
Orbital period:5.33 years

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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