The asteroid 88 Thisbe

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From Ashburn (click to change), 88 Thisbe will become visible at around 19:23 (EDT) as the dusk sky fades, 35° above your southern horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 6 hours and 6 minutes after the Sun at 00:24.

Name 88 Thisbe
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:11.66 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:20h05m [1]
Declination:-15°47' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.77 AU
Eccentricity:0.161609
Inclination:5.21°
Longitude ascending node:276.46°
Argument of perihelion:36.17°
Epoch of elements:30 June 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:345.01°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.32 AU
Aphelion:3.22 AU
Orbital period:4.61 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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