The asteroid 521 Brixia

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From Ashburn (click to change), 521 Brixia is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 19:39, when it rises 24° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 00:51, 75° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 05:51, 26° above your western horizon.

Name 521 Brixia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Leo
Brightness (V):Mag 12.2
Right Ascension:10h33m
Declination:+24°38'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:2.74 AU
Eccentricity:0.282420
Inclination:10.60°
Longitude ascending node:89.66°
Argument of perihelion:315.99°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:35.84°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.97 AU
Aphelion:3.51 AU
Orbital period:4.53 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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