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Asteroids

Browse and discover detailed information about 79 of the most interesting asteroids and dwarf planets. Objects are listed in order of decreasing brightness.

Visibility from selected location  = visible to the naked eye
 = binocular, brighter than 10th magnitude
= current altitude ≥ 30°   = current altitude < 30°   = below the horizon
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Asteroid 4 Vesta

4 Vesta
4 Vesta is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 18h 34m 16s   Dec: -21° 33’ 06”
Magnitude 7.6 fading in Sagittarius   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 7 Iris

7 Iris
7 Iris is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 07h 23m 10s   Dec: +15° 44’ 50”
Magnitude 8.1 fading in Gemini   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Dwarf Planet 1 Ceres

1 Ceres
1 Ceres is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 03h 44m 00s   Dec: +19° 13’ 34”
Magnitude 8.3 fading in Taurus   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 20 Massalia

20 Massalia
20 Massalia is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 09h 22m 11s   Dec: +14° 04’ 25”
Magnitude 8.8 brightening in Leo   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 2 Pallas

2 Pallas
R.A: 23h 50m 14s   Dec: -10° 34’ 50”
Magnitude 10.0 in Aquarius   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 6 Hebe

6 Hebe
R.A: 23h 07m 42s   Dec: -13° 30’ 58”
Magnitude 10.2 in Aquarius   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 11 Parthenope

11 Parthenope
R.A: 09h 52m 27s   Dec: +14° 36’ 52”
Magnitude 10.4 brightening in Leo   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 15 Eunomia

15 Eunomia
R.A: 13h 39m 39s   Dec: -23° 50’ 10”
Magnitude 10.8 brightening in Hydra   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 3 Juno

3 Juno
R.A: 19h 50m 48s   Dec: -12° 44’ 24”
Magnitude 10.9 in Sagittarius   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 10 Hygiea

10 Hygiea
R.A: 14h 19m 27s   Dec: -18° 09’ 55”
Magnitude 10.9 brightening in Virgo   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 16 Psyche

16 Psyche
R.A: 11h 19m 03s   Dec: +04° 55’ 39”
Magnitude 11.0 brightening in Leo   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 8 Flora

8 Flora
R.A: 13h 53m 28s   Dec: -04° 36’ 59”
Magnitude 11.0 brightening in Virgo   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 19 Fortuna

19 Fortuna
R.A: 10h 40m 57s   Dec: +06° 00’ 30”
Magnitude 11.2 brightening in Sextans   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T)

324 Dembowska
R.A: 23h 09m 21s   Dec: -09° 26’ 28”
Magnitude 11.3 in Aquarius   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 29 Amphitrite

29 Amphitrite
R.A: 16h 15m 15s   Dec: -25° 34’ 18”
Magnitude 11.4 in Scorpius   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 14 Irene

14 Irene
R.A: 17h 19m 44s   Dec: -20° 10’ 53”
Magnitude 11.6 in Ophiucus   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 324 Bamberga

324 Bamberga
R.A: 19h 58m 05s   Dec: -25° 20’ 01”
Magnitude 11.7 in Sagittarius   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 13 Egeria

13 Egeria
R.A: 14h 55m 01s   Dec: -09° 53’ 34”
Magnitude 11.8 brightening in Libra   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 9 Metis

9 Metis
R.A: 18h 08m 17s   Dec: -24° 15’ 12”
Magnitude 11.8 fading in Sagittarius   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 12 Victoria

12 Victoria
R.A: 23h 46m 55s   Dec: +02° 56’ 46”
Magnitude 11.9 fading in Pisces   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon
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