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Asteroids

Browse and discover detailed information about 76 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 38m 51s   Dec: +09° 31’ 56”
Magnitude 6.8 brightening in Taurus   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 9 Metis

9 Metis
9 Metis is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 02h 12m 06s   Dec: +06° 28’ 12”
Magnitude 8.7 brightening in Cetus   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 29 Amphitrite

29 Amphitrite
29 Amphitrite is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 00h 58m 49s   Dec: +11° 05’ 08”
Magnitude 8.9 fading in Pisces   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Dwarf Planet 1 Ceres

1 Ceres
1 Ceres is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 17h 17m 02s   Dec: -25° 37’ 31”
Magnitude 9.2 in Ophiucus   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 15 Eunomia

15 Eunomia
15 Eunomia is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 20h 56m 02s   Dec: -05° 48’ 25”
Magnitude 9.4 fading in Aquarius   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 2 Pallas

2 Pallas
R.A: 15h 43m 59s   Dec: +06° 36’ 55”
Magnitude 10.1 in Serpens   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 14 Irene

14 Irene
R.A: 01h 40m 22s   Dec: -02° 32’ 33”
Magnitude 10.6 fading in Cetus   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 18 Melpomene

18 Melpomene
R.A: 19h 07m 59s   Dec: -19° 46’ 06”
Magnitude 10.6 fading in Sagittarius   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 3 Juno

3 Juno
R.A: 11h 37m 31s   Dec: +01° 03’ 24”
Magnitude 10.7 fading in Leo   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 16 Psyche

16 Psyche
R.A: 20h 49m 48s   Dec: -17° 50’ 32”
Magnitude 10.7 fading in Capricornus   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 10 Hygiea

10 Hygiea
R.A: 04h 28m 57s   Dec: +25° 20’ 16”
Magnitude 11.0 brightening in Taurus   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 5 Astraea

5 Astraea
R.A: 07h 49m 35s   Dec: +16° 11’ 21”
Magnitude 11.3 brightening in Gemini   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 7 Iris

7 Iris
R.A: 14h 44m 31s   Dec: -18° 05’ 26”
Magnitude 11.3 brightening in Libra   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 6 Hebe

6 Hebe
R.A: 11h 51m 27s   Dec: +06° 30’ 08”
Magnitude 11.3 in Virgo   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 192 Nausikaa

192 Nausikaa
R.A: 07h 41m 21s   Dec: +29° 30’ 56”
Magnitude 11.4 brightening in Gemini   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 13 Egeria

13 Egeria
R.A: 22h 33m 03s   Dec: -28° 38’ 54”
Magnitude 11.5 fading in Pisces Austrinus   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 8 Flora

8 Flora
R.A: 16h 43m 03s   Dec: -20° 30’ 31”
Magnitude 11.5 in Ophiucus   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 11 Parthenope

11 Parthenope
R.A: 17h 08m 58s   Dec: -21° 09’ 29”
Magnitude 11.5 in Ophiucus   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T)

324 Dembowska
R.A: 13h 16m 21s   Dec: -06° 21’ 02”
Magnitude 11.7 fading in Virgo   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 20 Massalia

20 Massalia
R.A: 16h 56m 27s   Dec: -22° 05’ 58”
Magnitude 12.0 in Ophiucus   object currently below the horizon
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