The asteroid 46 Hestia

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From Ashburn (click to change), 46 Hestia is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 23:01 (EDT) – 7 hours and 20 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 62° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:10.

Name 46 Hestia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Aries
Magnitude:12.34 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:02h18m [1]
Declination:+13°22' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.53 AU
Eccentricity:0.171828
Inclination:2.35°
Longitude ascending node:181.09°
Argument of perihelion:177.42°
Epoch of elements:30 June 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:356.24°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.09 AU
Aphelion:2.96 AU
Orbital period:4.01 years

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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