The asteroid 554 Peraga

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From Ashburn (click to change), 554 Peraga will become visible at around 18:56 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 57° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 6 hours and 14 minutes after the Sun at 00:05.

Name 554 Peraga
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Aries
Brightness (V):Mag 13.5
Right Ascension:03h02m
Declination:+19°04'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:2.37 AU
Eccentricity:0.153595
Inclination:2.93°
Longitude ascending node:295.43°
Argument of perihelion:127.27°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:323.53°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.01 AU
Aphelion:2.74 AU
Orbital period:3.66 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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