The asteroid 554 Peraga

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From Ashburn (click to change), 554 Peraga is visible in the evening sky, becoming accessible at around 17:55 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 37° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 21:30, 65° above your southern horizon. It will continue to be observable until around 02:12, when it sinks to 25° above your western horizon.

Name 554 Peraga
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Pisces
Brightness (V):Mag 11.8
Right Ascension:01h29m
Declination:+14°50'
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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