The asteroid 59 Elpis

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From Ashburn (click to change), 59 Elpis is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 18° above the horizon at dusk.

Name 59 Elpis
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Gemini
Magnitude:13.55 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:06h57m [1]
Declination:+17°15' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.71 AU
Eccentricity:0.119339
Inclination:8.64°
Longitude ascending node:170.03°
Argument of perihelion:211.30°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:26.54°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.39 AU
Aphelion:3.04 AU
Orbital period:4.47 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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