The asteroid 56 Melete

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From Ashburn , 56 Melete is visible between 19:30 and 05:00. It will become accessible around 19:30, when it rises to an altitude of 21° above your eastern horizon. It will reach its highest point in the sky at 00:15, 62° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible around 05:00 when it sinks below 22° above your western horizon.

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Name 56 Melete
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Orion
Magnitude:12.63 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):8.51 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:04h45m [1]
Declination:+11°57' [1]
Distance:1.95 AU
16.19 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.60 AU
Eccentricity:0.238180
Inclination:8.08°
Longitude ascending node:192.95°
Argument of perihelion:104.92°
Epoch of elements:27 March 2021
Mean Anomaly at epoch:51.59°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.98 AU
Aphelion:3.21 AU
Orbital period:4.18 years
Visibility from Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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