The asteroid 6 Hebe

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From Ashburn , 6 Hebe will become visible around 21:22 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 26° above your western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 3 hours and 31 minutes after the Sun at 23:41.

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Name 6 Hebe
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:11.46 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):5.70 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:13h33m [1]
Declination:+04°13' [1]
Distance:3.20 AU
26.62 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.42 AU
Eccentricity:0.203219
Inclination:14.74°
Longitude ascending node:138.64°
Argument of perihelion:239.74°
Epoch of elements:31 May 2020
Mean Anomaly at epoch:190.69°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.93 AU
Aphelion:2.92 AU
Orbital period:3.78 years
Visibility from Ashburn

All times shown in Ashburn local time.

Events
18 Jul 2021  –  Asteroid 6 Hebe at opposition
26 Jan 2023  –  Asteroid 6 Hebe at opposition
26 Aug 2025  –  Asteroid 6 Hebe at opposition
18 Feb 2027  –  Asteroid 6 Hebe at opposition
19 Oct 2029  –  Asteroid 6 Hebe at opposition
09 Mar 2031  –  Asteroid 6 Hebe at opposition
06 Jun 2032  –  Asteroid 6 Hebe at opposition
12 Dec 2033  –  Asteroid 6 Hebe at opposition
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39.04°N
77.49°W
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