The asteroid 26 Proserpina

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From Ashburn (click to change), 26 Proserpina is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 00:13 (EDT) – 5 hours and 37 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 25° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 04:33.

Name 26 Proserpina
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:11.44 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:19h35m [1]
Declination:-25°27' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.66 AU
Eccentricity:0.090793
Inclination:3.56°
Longitude ascending node:45.78°
Argument of perihelion:193.69°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:328.78°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.41 AU
Aphelion:2.90 AU
Orbital period:4.33 years

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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