The asteroid 344 Desiderata

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From Ashburn (click to change), 344 Desiderata is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 6° from it.

Name 344 Desiderata
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Taurus
Magnitude:13.62 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:03h35m [1]
Declination:+20°54' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.60 AU
Eccentricity:0.313210
Inclination:18.35°
Longitude ascending node:48.04°
Argument of perihelion:237.48°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:35.34°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.78 AU
Aphelion:3.41 AU
Orbital period:4.19 years
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39.04°N
77.49°W
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