The asteroid 595 Polyxena

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From Ashburn (click to change), 595 Polyxena is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 23:36, when it rises 21° above your north-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 05:54, 88° above your northern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 06:17, 85° above your western horizon.

Name 595 Polyxena
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Auriga
Magnitude:13.73 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:06h40m [1]
Declination:+40°38' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:3.21 AU
Eccentricity:0.062901
Inclination:17.83°
Longitude ascending node:23.91°
Argument of perihelion:279.25°
Epoch of elements:30 June 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:115.16°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:3.01 AU
Aphelion:3.41 AU
Orbital period:5.75 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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