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Asteroids

Browse and discover detailed information about 74 of the most interesting asteroids and dwarf planets. Objects are listed in order of decreasing brightness.

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Asteroid 4 Vesta

4 Vesta
4 Vesta is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 03h 01m 33s   Dec: +10° 01’ 44”
Magnitude 8.1 in Cetus   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Dwarf Planet 1 Ceres

1 Ceres
1 Ceres is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 15h 53m 01s   Dec: -19° 47’ 00”
Magnitude 8.2 fading in Libra   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 15 Eunomia

15 Eunomia
15 Eunomia is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 21h 37m 13s   Dec: -06° 38’ 29”
Magnitude 8.7 brightening in Aquarius   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 18 Melpomene

18 Melpomene
18 Melpomene is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 18h 17m 15s   Dec: -10° 47’ 39”
Magnitude 9.4 fading in Serpens   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 2 Pallas

2 Pallas
2 Pallas is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 13h 51m 51s   Dec: +18° 33’ 44”
Magnitude 9.7 fading in Bootes   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 16 Psyche

16 Psyche
16 Psyche is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 21h 16m 15s   Dec: -14° 10’ 40”
Magnitude 9.8 brightening in Aquarius   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 3 Juno

3 Juno
R.A: 09h 04m 32s   Dec: +12° 02’ 46”
Magnitude 10.3 brightening in Cancer   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 29 Amphitrite

29 Amphitrite
R.A: 01h 21m 02s   Dec: +08° 44’ 00”
Magnitude 10.5 brightening in Pisces   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 9 Metis

9 Metis
R.A: 01h 56m 46s   Dec: +05° 48’ 36”
Magnitude 10.8 brightening in Pisces   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 11 Parthenope

11 Parthenope
R.A: 15h 05m 56s   Dec: -12° 28’ 27”
Magnitude 10.8 fading in Libra   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 8 Flora

8 Flora
R.A: 14h 51m 21s   Dec: -11° 13’ 30”
Magnitude 10.9 fading in Libra   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 6 Hebe

6 Hebe
R.A: 09h 30m 01s   Dec: +16° 29’ 35”
Magnitude 11.1 brightening in Leo   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 20 Massalia

20 Massalia
R.A: 15h 19m 32s   Dec: -17° 40’ 32”
Magnitude 11.2 fading in Libra   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 7 Iris

7 Iris
R.A: 12h 48m 30s   Dec: -09° 19’ 53”
Magnitude 11.2 fading in Virgo   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 13 Egeria

13 Egeria
R.A: 23h 38m 15s   Dec: -27° 01’ 39”
Magnitude 11.3 brightening in Sculptor   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 192 Nausikaa

192 Nausikaa
R.A: 04h 40m 48s   Dec: +27° 04’ 11”
Magnitude 11.7 in Taurus   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T)

324 Dembowska
R.A: 11h 24m 50s   Dec: +07° 32’ 11”
Magnitude 11.9 fading in Leo   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 10 Hygiea

10 Hygiea
R.A: 03h 49m 17s   Dec: +23° 01’ 09”
Magnitude 11.9 in Taurus   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 79 Eurynome

79 Eurynome
R.A: 17h 54m 45s   Dec: -16° 40’ 44”
Magnitude 11.9 fading in Sagittarius   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 14 Irene

14 Irene
R.A: 01h 58m 04s   Dec: +01° 50’ 28”
Magnitude 11.9 brightening in Cetus   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon
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