The planet Uranus

Image of Uranus
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From Ashburn (click to change), Uranus is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 02:13 (EDT) – 3 hours and 30 minutes before the Sun – and reach an altitude of 23° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks at around 04:21.

Name Uranus
Object Type Superior Planet
Current Position
Constellation:Pisces
Brightness (V):Mag 5.9
Right Ascension:01h43m
Declination:+10°05'
Source for position: Computed using orbital elements from Robin M. Green, Spherical Astronomy, 1985, ISBN 0-521-31779-7
Orbital Elements
Semi-major axis:19.29 AU
Eccentricity:0.047285
Inclination:0.77°
Longitude ascending node:74.06°
Argument of perihelion:102.99°
Epoch of elements:14 January 1985
Mean Anomaly at epoch:72.20°
Source: Robin M. Green, Spherical Astronomy, 1985, ISBN 0-521-31779-7
Derived quantities
Perihelion:18.38 AU
Aphelion:20.21 AU
Orbital period:84.75 years

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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