The asteroid 980 Anacostia

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From Ashburn (click to change), 980 Anacostia is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 10° from it.

Name 980 Anacostia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Cancer
Magnitude:13.65 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:08h25m [1]
Declination:+14°29' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.74 AU
Eccentricity:0.202949
Inclination:15.91°
Longitude ascending node:285.81°
Argument of perihelion:70.04°
Epoch of elements:30 June 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:109.74°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.18 AU
Aphelion:3.30 AU
Orbital period:4.53 years

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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