The asteroid 494 Virtus

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From Ashburn , 494 Virtus is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 02:48, when it rises 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 05:25, 32° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 05:47, 32° above your southern horizon.

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Name 494 Virtus
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Libra
Magnitude:14.22 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:15h27m [1]
Declination:-18°13' [1]
Distance:2.50 AU
20.81 lightmin [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):43.80
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.99 AU
Eccentricity:0.064355
Inclination:7.09°
Longitude ascending node:38.21°
Argument of perihelion:217.91°
Epoch of elements:16 January 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:315.49°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.79 AU
Aphelion:3.18 AU
Orbital period:5.16 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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