The asteroid 25 Phocaea

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From Ashburn , 25 Phocaea is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 18:57 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 46° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 19:59, 48° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 23:54, when it sinks to 22° above your south-western horizon.

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Name 25 Phocaea
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Orion
Magnitude:13.04 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:05h59m [1]
Declination:-02°30' [1]
Distance:2.42 AU
20.16 lightmin [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):42.69
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.40 AU
Eccentricity:0.254510
Inclination:21.61°
Longitude ascending node:214.13°
Argument of perihelion:90.26°
Epoch of elements:16 January 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:146.37°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.79 AU
Aphelion:3.01 AU
Orbital period:3.72 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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