The asteroid 551 Ortrud

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From Ashburn , 551 Ortrud is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 02:23, when it rises 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 05:04, 33° 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 551 Ortrud
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Libra
Magnitude:15.27 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:15h06m [1]
Declination:-17°40' [1]
Distance:2.82 AU
23.44 lightmin [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):44.59
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.97 AU
Eccentricity:0.122397
Inclination:0.40°
Longitude ascending node:5.99°
Argument of perihelion:68.16°
Epoch of elements:16 January 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:120.22°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.60 AU
Aphelion:3.33 AU
Orbital period:5.11 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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