The asteroid 8 Flora

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From Ashburn , 8 Flora is visible in the morning sky, becoming accessible at around 23:14, when it rises 21° above your south-eastern horizon. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 02:37, 40° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight at around 05:10, 29° above your south-western horizon.

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Name 8 Flora
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Libra
Magnitude:10.01 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:15h39m [1]
Declination:-10°47' [1]
Distance:1.58 AU
13.18 lightmin [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):40.59
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.20 AU
Eccentricity:0.156726
Inclination:5.89°
Longitude ascending node:110.89°
Argument of perihelion:285.28°
Epoch of elements:16 January 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:164.71°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.86 AU
Aphelion:2.55 AU
Orbital period:3.27 years
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Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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