The asteroid 444 Gyptis

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From Ashburn (click to change), 444 Gyptis is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 01:36, when it rises 24° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 05:41, 55° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 05:45, 55° above your southern horizon.

Name 444 Gyptis
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Hydra
Brightness (V):Mag 13.3
Right Ascension:09h17m
Declination:+04°21'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:2.77 AU
Eccentricity:0.175679
Inclination:10.28°
Longitude ascending node:195.72°
Argument of perihelion:154.89°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:97.50°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.28 AU
Aphelion:3.26 AU
Orbital period:4.61 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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