The asteroid 558 Carmen

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From Ashburn (click to change), 558 Carmen is visible between 18:56 and 02:49. It will become accessible at around 18:56, when it rises 24° above your eastern horizon, and then reach its highest point in the sky at 22:51, 52° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible at around 02:49 when it sinks to 24° above your western horizon.

Name 558 Carmen
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Cetus
Brightness (V):Mag 13.3
Right Ascension:02h30m
Declination:+01°47'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:2.91 AU
Eccentricity:0.043043
Inclination:8.37°
Longitude ascending node:143.72°
Argument of perihelion:311.53°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:296.58°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.78 AU
Aphelion:3.03 AU
Orbital period:4.96 years

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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