Asteroid (7887) Bratfest on the night of 2008 Sep 20,
as seen from Boulder, Colorado, at 19:15 MDT, about
15 minutes after sunset. Bratfest will set at
19:52 local time. It is V magnitude 17.8 and
3.46 AU from Earth.
Note the nearby clustering of Mars (V=1.7),
Mercury (V=0.6), Venus (V=-3.9), and bright star
Spica (V=1.0) all near the western horizon just
after sunset. The view of all of these objects
may be blocked by the mountians to the west.