The asteroid 344 Desiderata

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From Ashburn (click to change), 344 Desiderata is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 23:26, when it rises 21° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 05:24, 85° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 06:19, 78° above your western horizon.

Name 344 Desiderata
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Auriga
Magnitude:13.66 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:06h17m [1]
Declination:+34°33' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.60 AU
Eccentricity:0.313341
Inclination:18.35°
Longitude ascending node:48.04°
Argument of perihelion:237.50°
Epoch of elements:30 June 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:105.94°
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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