The asteroid 72 Feronia

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From Ashburn (click to change), 72 Feronia will become visible at around 21:34 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 48° above your southern horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 7 hours and 3 minutes after the Sun at 03:20.

Name 72 Feronia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:12.82 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:12h16m [1]
Declination:-02°04' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.27 AU
Eccentricity:0.121172
Inclination:5.42°
Longitude ascending node:207.97°
Argument of perihelion:102.95°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:193.39°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.99 AU
Aphelion:2.54 AU
Orbital period:3.41 years

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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