The asteroid 344 Desiderata

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From Ashburn , 344 Desiderata is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 18:57 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 88° above your southern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 18:54, 88° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 01:03, when it sinks to 22° above your north-western horizon.

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Name 344 Desiderata
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Auriga
Magnitude:14.00 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:04h55m [1]
Declination:+37°47' [1]
Distance:3.01 AU
25.02 lightmin [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):43.18
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.60 AU
Eccentricity:0.313427
Inclination:18.35°
Longitude ascending node:48.04°
Argument of perihelion:237.51°
Epoch of elements:16 January 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:153.00°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.78 AU
Aphelion:3.41 AU
Orbital period:4.19 years
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Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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