The asteroid 17705 1997 UM24

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From Ashburn , 17705 1997 UM24 will become visible at around 18:54 (EST) as the dusk sky fades, 58° above your south-western horizon. It will then sink towards the horizon, setting 6 hours and 24 minutes after the Sun at 00:13.

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Name 17705 1997 UM24
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Aries
Magnitude:18.62 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:02h47m [1]
Declination:+19°29' [1]
Distance:2.36 AU
19.66 lightmin [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):48.32
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.32 AU
Eccentricity:0.058079
Inclination:6.58°
Longitude ascending node:40.13°
Argument of perihelion:121.47°
Epoch of elements:16 January 2019
Mean Anomaly at epoch:265.57°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:2.18 AU
Aphelion:2.45 AU
Orbital period:3.53 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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