The asteroid 771 Libera

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From Ashburn , 771 Libera is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:21 (EST) – 5 hours and 32 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 31° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:49.

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Name 771 Libera
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Scorpius
Magnitude:16.28 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:16h18m [1]
Declination:-18°50' [1]
Distance:2.99 AU
24.90 lightmin [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):45.47
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.65 AU
Eccentricity:0.247590
Inclination:14.93°
Longitude ascending node:218.19°
Argument of perihelion:227.49°
Epoch of elements:16 January 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:113.48°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.00 AU
Aphelion:3.31 AU
Orbital period:4.32 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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