The asteroid 505 Cava

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From Ashburn (click to change), 505 Cava is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 02:42 (EDT) – 4 hours and 43 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 41° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 06:20.

Name 505 Cava
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Leo
Magnitude:13.86 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:10h33m [1]
Declination:+15°08' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.68 AU
Eccentricity:0.245874
Inclination:9.84°
Longitude ascending node:90.87°
Argument of perihelion:337.07°
Epoch of elements:30 June 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:16.56°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.02 AU
Aphelion:3.34 AU
Orbital period:4.40 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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