The planet Saturn

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From Ashburn , Saturn is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 01:35 (EDT) – 4 hours and 45 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 28° above the southern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 05:45.

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Name Saturn
Object Type Superior Planet
Current Position
Constellation:Sagittarius
Magnitude:0.49 (V)[1]
Right Ascension:19h27m [1]
Declination:-21°31' [1]
Distance:9.76 AU
81.20 lightmin [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):27.11
Orbital Elements[1]
Semi-major axis:9.56 AU
Eccentricity:0.050916
Inclination:2.48°
Longitude ascending node:113.71°
Argument of perihelion:-20.27°
Epoch of elements:14 January 1985
Mean Anomaly at epoch:133.81°
Derived quantities
Perihelion:9.08 AU
Aphelion:10.05 AU
Orbital period:29.57 years
Source
[1] Robin M. Green, Spherical Astronomy, 1985, ISBN 0-521-31779-7
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39.04°N
77.49°W
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