The asteroid 268 Adorea

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From Ashburn (click to change), 268 Adorea will become visible at around 20:13 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 26° above your southern horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 4 hours and 56 minutes after the Sun at 00:05.

Name 268 Adorea
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:13.99 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:18h04m [1]
Declination:-22°55' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:3.09 AU
Eccentricity:0.137444
Inclination:2.44°
Longitude ascending node:120.86°
Argument of perihelion:68.97°
Epoch of elements:30 June 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:69.66°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.67 AU
Aphelion:3.52 AU
Orbital period:5.44 years

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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