The asteroid 59 Elpis

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From Ashburn , 59 Elpis is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 00:48, when it rises 21° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 04:44, 48° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 06:16, 43° above your south-western horizon.

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Name 59 Elpis
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:13.17 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:12h16m [1]
Declination:-02°27' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.71 AU
Eccentricity:0.119281
Inclination:8.64°
Longitude ascending node:170.03°
Argument of perihelion:211.18°
Epoch of elements:30 June 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:92.84°
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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