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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 48m 29s   Dec: +10° 53’ 42”
Magnitude 7.4 brightening in Taurus   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 15 Eunomia

15 Eunomia
15 Eunomia is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 20h 49m 20s   Dec: -06° 07’ 24”
Magnitude 8.9 fading in Aquarius   object currently below the horizon

Dwarf Planet 1 Ceres

1 Ceres
1 Ceres is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 16h 36m 02s   Dec: -23° 53’ 12”
Magnitude 9.0 fading in Ophiucus   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 29 Amphitrite

29 Amphitrite
29 Amphitrite is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 01h 25m 48s   Dec: +12° 12’ 30”
Magnitude 9.3 brightening in Pisces   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 9 Metis

9 Metis
9 Metis is brighter than mag 10
R.A: 02h 31m 53s   Dec: +07° 43’ 21”
Magnitude 9.5 brightening in Cetus   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 2 Pallas

2 Pallas
R.A: 15h 01m 23s   Dec: +10° 00’ 05”
Magnitude 10.1 in Bootes   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 16 Psyche

16 Psyche
R.A: 20h 40m 08s   Dec: -17° 55’ 57”
Magnitude 10.3 fading in Capricornus   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 18 Melpomene

18 Melpomene
R.A: 18h 25m 11s   Dec: -17° 51’ 45”
Magnitude 10.3 fading in Sagittarius   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 3 Juno

3 Juno
R.A: 10h 50m 47s   Dec: +04° 52’ 54”
Magnitude 10.5 fading in Sextans   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 14 Irene

14 Irene
R.A: 02h 03m 45s   Dec: -00° 16’ 13”
Magnitude 11.0 brightening in Cetus   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 13 Egeria

13 Egeria
R.A: 22h 50m 49s   Dec: -31° 18’ 11”
Magnitude 11.0 fading in Pisces Austrinus   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 6 Hebe

6 Hebe
R.A: 11h 06m 53s   Dec: +09° 52’ 46”
Magnitude 11.2 fading in Leo   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 7 Iris

7 Iris
R.A: 14h 00m 58s   Dec: -14° 59’ 14”
Magnitude 11.4 in Virgo   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 11 Parthenope

11 Parthenope
R.A: 16h 15m 22s   Dec: -18° 41’ 15”
Magnitude 11.4 fading in Scorpius   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 10 Hygiea

10 Hygiea
R.A: 04h 31m 41s   Dec: +25° 14’ 10”
Magnitude 11.4 brightening in Taurus   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 8 Flora

8 Flora
R.A: 15h 53m 56s   Dec: -17° 40’ 03”
Magnitude 11.5 fading in Libra   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 192 Nausikaa

192 Nausikaa
R.A: 06h 55m 01s   Dec: +29° 41’ 22”
Magnitude 11.6 brightening in Gemini   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 5 Astraea

5 Astraea
R.A: 07h 04m 28s   Dec: +18° 03’ 10”
Magnitude 11.6 brightening in Gemini   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 349 Dembowska (1892 T)

324 Dembowska
R.A: 12h 37m 30s   Dec: -01° 44’ 35”
Magnitude 11.8 in Virgo   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 20 Massalia

20 Massalia
R.A: 16h 13m 08s   Dec: -20° 36’ 04”
Magnitude 11.9 in Scorpius   object currently below the horizon
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