The asteroid 912 Maritima

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From Ashburn , 912 Maritima is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:59 (EST) – 4 hours and 54 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 23° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:49.

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Name 912 Maritima
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Scorpius
Magnitude:15.27 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:16h23m [1]
Declination:-27°05' [1]
Distance:3.16 AU
26.30 lightmin [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):44.34
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:3.14 AU
Eccentricity:0.175445
Inclination:18.34°
Longitude ascending node:34.03°
Argument of perihelion:89.26°
Epoch of elements:16 January 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:81.79°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.59 AU
Aphelion:3.69 AU
Orbital period:5.55 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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