The asteroid 487 Venetia

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From Ashburn (click to change), 487 Venetia will become visible at around 21:33 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 47° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 5 hours and 38 minutes after the Sun at 01:54.

Name 487 Venetia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Cancer
Magnitude:13.66 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:09h20m [1]
Declination:+22°29' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.67 AU
Eccentricity:0.088475
Inclination:10.25°
Longitude ascending node:114.82°
Argument of perihelion:280.45°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:53.63°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.43 AU
Aphelion:2.91 AU
Orbital period:4.36 years

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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