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2012 VP113 live position and data

This page shows Asteroid 2012 VP113 location and other relevant astronomical data in real time. The celestial coordinates, magnitude, distances and speed are updated in real time and are computed using high quality data sets provided by the JPL Horizons ephemeris service (see acknowledgements for details). The sky map shown below represents a rectangular portion of the sky 60x40 arcminutes wide. By comparison the diameter of the full Moon is about 30 arcmins, so the full horizontal extent of the map is approximately 2 full Moons wide. Depending on the device you are using, the map can be dragged horizondally or vertically using the mouse or touchscreen. The deep sky image in the background is provided by the Digitized Sky Survey (acknowledgements).

Current close conjunctions

List of bright objects (stars brighter than magnitude 9.0 and galaxies brighter than magmitude 14.0) close to Asteroid 2012 VP113 (less than 1.5 degrees):

TypeNameMagnitudeArDec
StarHIP 162266.351603h 29m 03s+03° 14’ 55”
StarHIP 163348.958203h 30m 34s+02° 04’ 47”
StarHIP 164218.82903h 31m 25s+02° 39’ 44”
StarHIP 164798.280803h 32m 12s+03° 52’ 37”
StarHIP 165157.687203h 32m 38s+03° 08’ 59”
StarHIP 166517.388803h 34m 13s+03° 25’ 56”
StarHIP 166988.208403h 34m 53s+03° 21’ 37”
StarHIP 167288.579403h 35m 13s+01° 46’ 46”
StarHIP 170037.81303h 38m 42s+02° 43’ 40”
StarHIP 170187.212803h 38m 55s+02° 45’ 48”
StarHIP 171035.463803h 39m 51s+03° 03’ 24”

Additional resources

Additional Resources about Asteroid 2012 VP113

Astronomy databases

This online sky chart is created using the following astronomy databases and services:

  1. The Digitized Sky Survey, a photographic survey of the whole sky created using images from different telescopes, including the Oschin Schmidt Telescope on Palomar Mountain
  2. The Hipparcos Star Catalogue, containing more than 100.000 bright stars
  3. The PGC 2003 Catalogue, containing information about 1 million galaxies
  4. The GSC 2.3 Catalogue, containing information about more than 2 billion stars and galaxies
Please see the acknowledgements section.

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