The asteroid 751 Faina

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From Ashburn (click to change), 751 Faina is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 00:11, when it rises 24° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 05:25, 77° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 05:45, 76° above your southern horizon.

Name 751 Faina
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Cancer
Brightness (V):Mag 13.3
Right Ascension:09h01m
Declination:+26°35'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:2.55 AU
Eccentricity:0.153012
Inclination:15.61°
Longitude ascending node:78.86°
Argument of perihelion:302.51°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:51.26°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.16 AU
Aphelion:2.94 AU
Orbital period:4.07 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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