The asteroid 925 Alphonsina

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From Ashburn (click to change), 925 Alphonsina is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 00:32 (EST) – 6 hours and 27 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 50° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:50.

Name 925 Alphonsina
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Sextans
Brightness (V):Mag 13.4
Right Ascension:10h37m
Declination:+01°35'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:2.70 AU
Eccentricity:0.078657
Inclination:21.08°
Longitude ascending node:299.59°
Argument of perihelion:201.52°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:339.91°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.49 AU
Aphelion:2.91 AU
Orbital period:4.44 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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