The asteroid 308 Polyxo

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From Ashburn (click to change), 308 Polyxo will become visible at around 21:32 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 37° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 4 hours and 37 minutes after the Sun at 00:53.

Name 308 Polyxo
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Cancer
Magnitude:13.76 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:08h41m [1]
Declination:+15°56' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.75 AU
Eccentricity:0.040240
Inclination:4.36°
Longitude ascending node:181.73°
Argument of perihelion:115.25°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:157.13°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.64 AU
Aphelion:2.86 AU
Orbital period:4.56 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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