The asteroid 779 Nina

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From Ashburn (click to change), 779 Nina is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 03:34 (EDT) – 3 hours and 48 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 29° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 06:17.

Name 779 Nina
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Sextans
Magnitude:14.15 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:10h26m [1]
Declination:+00°57' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.66 AU
Eccentricity:0.227419
Inclination:14.58°
Longitude ascending node:283.73°
Argument of perihelion:49.25°
Epoch of elements:30 June 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:142.59°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.06 AU
Aphelion:3.27 AU
Orbital period:4.35 years

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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