71 Niobe (Asteroid)

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From Ashburn , 71 Niobe will become visible around 18:28 (EST), 27° above your western horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 3 hours and 30 minutes after the Sun at 20:52.

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Name 71 Niobe
Object type Asteroid
Current position
Constellation:Pegasus
Magnitude:13.17 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):7.15 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:22h42m [1]
Declination:+05°27' [1]
Distance:3.74 AU
31.07 lightmin [1]
Orbital elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.76 AU
Eccentricity:0.174896
Inclination:23.25°
Longitude ascending node:315.99°
Argument of perihelion:267.19°
Epoch of elements:21 January 2022
Mean Anomaly at epoch:119.07°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.28 AU
Aphelion:3.24 AU
Orbital period:4.58 years
Visibility from Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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