The asteroid 488 Kreusa

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From Ashburn (click to change), 488 Kreusa will become visible at around 18:51 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 64° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 7 hours and 6 minutes after the Sun at 00:52.

Name 488 Kreusa
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Taurus
Brightness (V):Mag 13.5
Right Ascension:03h36m
Declination:+17°22'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:3.17 AU
Eccentricity:0.158891
Inclination:11.52°
Longitude ascending node:84.22°
Argument of perihelion:71.44°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:267.46°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.67 AU
Aphelion:3.67 AU
Orbital period:5.64 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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