The asteroid 760 Massinga

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From Ashburn (click to change), 760 Massinga is not observable – it will reach its highest point in the sky during daytime and is no higher than 13° above the horizon at dawn.

Name 760 Massinga
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Virgo
Brightness (V):Mag 13.2
Right Ascension:13h34m
Declination:-17°00'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:3.15 AU
Eccentricity:0.232325
Inclination:12.53°
Longitude ascending node:331.66°
Argument of perihelion:200.90°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:359.95°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.42 AU
Aphelion:3.88 AU
Orbital period:5.59 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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