The asteroid 779 Nina

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From Ashburn (click to change), 779 Nina is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 21:45, when it rises 24° above your eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 03:04, 78° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 05:52, 53° above your western horizon.

Name 779 Nina
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Gemini
Brightness (V):Mag 12.6
Right Ascension:07h08m
Declination:+27°03'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:2.66 AU
Eccentricity:0.227256
Inclination:14.58°
Longitude ascending node:283.73°
Argument of perihelion:49.31°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:74.53°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.06 AU
Aphelion:3.27 AU
Orbital period:4.35 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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