The asteroid 264 Libussa

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From Ashburn (click to change), 264 Libussa is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 17:55 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 34° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 20:32, 47° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 00:10, when it sinks to 24° above your south-western horizon.

Name 264 Libussa
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Cetus
Brightness (V):Mag 12.5
Right Ascension:00h31m
Declination:-03°20'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:2.80 AU
Eccentricity:0.137061
Inclination:10.43°
Longitude ascending node:49.60°
Argument of perihelion:340.78°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:339.27°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.41 AU
Aphelion:3.18 AU
Orbital period:4.68 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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