The asteroid 521 Brixia

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From Ashburn (click to change), 521 Brixia will become visible at around 21:39 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 53° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 6 hours and 11 minutes after the Sun at 02:32.

Name 521 Brixia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Leo
Magnitude:14.32 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:10h22m [1]
Declination:+21°35' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
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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