The asteroid 409 Aspasia

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From Ashburn (click to change), 409 Aspasia is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 00:41 (EDT) – 5 hours and 8 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 38° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 04:31.

Name 409 Aspasia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Aquarius
Magnitude:12.20 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:21h34m [1]
Declination:-02°35' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.58 AU
Eccentricity:0.073091
Inclination:11.27°
Longitude ascending node:242.15°
Argument of perihelion:353.22°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:356.22°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.39 AU
Aphelion:2.76 AU
Orbital period:4.13 years

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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