The asteroid 50 Virginia

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From Fairfield , 50 Virginia is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 00:55 (EDT) and reaching an altitude of 32° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 03:56.

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Name 50 Virginia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Pisces
Magnitude:13.42 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):9.32 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:00h17m [1]
Declination:+03°00' [1]
Distance:1.81 AU
15.02 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.65 AU
Eccentricity:0.285653
Inclination:2.84°
Longitude ascending node:173.48°
Argument of perihelion:199.90°
Epoch of elements:27 March 2021
Mean Anomaly at epoch:318.68°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.89 AU
Aphelion:3.41 AU
Orbital period:4.32 years
Visibility from Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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