The asteroid 72 Feronia

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From Ashburn (click to change), 72 Feronia is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 00:23, when it rises 24° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 03:21, 39° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 05:50, 29° above your south-western horizon.

Name 72 Feronia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Virgo
Brightness (V):Mag 12.9
Right Ascension:13h08m
Declination:-11°03'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
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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