The asteroid 487 Venetia

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From Ashburn (click to change), 487 Venetia is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 00:46, when it rises 24° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 05:27, 66° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 05:50, 66° above your southern horizon.

Name 487 Venetia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Leo
Brightness (V):Mag 13.0
Right Ascension:09h24m
Declination:+15°38'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
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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