The asteroid 986 Amelia

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From Ashburn (click to change), 986 Amelia is visible between 19:59 and 05:01. It will become accessible at around 19:59, when it rises 24° above your eastern horizon, and then reach its highest point in the sky at 00:32, 62° above your southern horizon. It will become inaccessible at around 05:01 when it sinks to 25° above your western horizon.

Name 986 Amelia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Taurus
Brightness (V):Mag 13.3
Right Ascension:04h36m
Declination:+11°40'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:3.13 AU
Eccentricity:0.202258
Inclination:14.81°
Longitude ascending node:92.60°
Argument of perihelion:265.71°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:32.90°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.50 AU
Aphelion:3.77 AU
Orbital period:5.55 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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