The asteroid 980 Anacostia

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From Ashburn , 980 Anacostia is visible all night. It will become visible around 20:19 (EDT), 30° above your eastern horizon, as dusk fades to darkness. It will then reach its highest point in the sky at 01:10, 80° above your southern horizon. It will be lost to dawn twilight around 05:51, 32° above your western horizon.

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Name 980 Anacostia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Pegasus
Magnitude:10.95 (V) [1]
Absolute mag (H):7.93 [1]
Slope parameter (G):0.15 [1]
Right ascension:23h53m [1]
Declination:+29°27' [1]
Distance:1.27 AU
10.59 lightmin [1]
Orbital Elements [1]
Semi-major axis:2.74 AU
Eccentricity:0.203149
Inclination:15.90°
Longitude ascending node:285.81°
Argument of perihelion:69.65°
Epoch of elements:27 March 2021
Mean Anomaly at epoch:327.53°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.18 AU
Aphelion:3.30 AU
Orbital period:4.54 years
Visibility from Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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