The asteroid 69 Hesperia

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From Ashburn (click to change), 69 Hesperia will become visible at around 17:55 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 28° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 4 hours and 14 minutes after the Sun at 21:01.

Name 69 Hesperia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Brightness (V):Mag 13.5
Right Ascension:19h46m
Declination:-14°49'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:2.98 AU
Eccentricity:0.170610
Inclination:8.59°
Longitude ascending node:185.00°
Argument of perihelion:289.34°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:185.73°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.47 AU
Aphelion:3.48 AU
Orbital period:5.13 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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