The asteroid 11687 1998 FM40

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From Ashburn , 11687 1998 FM40 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 03:07 (EST) – 3 hours and 49 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 28° above the south-eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:48.

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Name 11687 1998 FM40
Object Type Asteroid
Current Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:20.05 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:12h40m [1]
Declination:-05°24' [1]
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:2.57 AU
Eccentricity:0.237996
Inclination:1.14°
Longitude ascending node:257.82°
Argument of perihelion:30.23°
Epoch of elements:30 June 2018
Mean Anomaly at epoch:240.33°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:1.96 AU
Aphelion:3.19 AU
Orbital period:4.13 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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