The asteroid 987 Wallia

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From Ashburn (click to change), 987 Wallia will become visible at around 18:51 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 64° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 7 hours and 0 minutes after the Sun at 00:46.

Name 987 Wallia
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Aries
Brightness (V):Mag 15.2
Right Ascension:02h56m
Declination:+25°42'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Asteroid Orbital Elements Database (Bowell, E.L.G.)
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:3.14 AU
Eccentricity:0.235585
Inclination:8.91°
Longitude ascending node:322.67°
Argument of perihelion:16.23°
Epoch of elements:03 September 2017
Mean Anomaly at epoch:33.04°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.40 AU
Aphelion:3.88 AU
Orbital period:5.57 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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