The asteroid 79 Eurynome

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From Ashburn , 79 Eurynome is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 03:02 (EST) – 3 hours and 51 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 23° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:49.

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Name 79 Eurynome
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:13.56 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:17h53m [1]
Declination:-20°32' [1]
Distance:3.15 AU
26.22 lightmin [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):42.64
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.45 AU
Eccentricity:0.190084
Inclination:4.61°
Longitude ascending node:206.60°
Argument of perihelion:201.08°
Epoch of elements:16 January 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:203.09°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.98 AU
Aphelion:2.91 AU
Orbital period:3.83 years

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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