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🌎  Observing from: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
🌅 Sunrise: 6:43  ☀️ Transit: 13:03  🌅 Sunset: 19:24

Asteroids

Detailed information about 79 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
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Asteroid 5 Astraea

5 Astraea
R.A: 01h 16m 44s   Dec: +04° 20’ 29”
Magnitude 12.4 brightening in Pisces   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 19 Fortuna

19 Fortuna
R.A: 16h 42m 34s   Dec: -21° 29’ 17”
Magnitude 12.4 brightening in Ophiucus   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 13 Egeria

13 Egeria
R.A: 21h 12m 59s   Dec: -30° 20’ 42”
Magnitude 12.6 brightening in Microscopium   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 12 Victoria

12 Victoria
R.A: 06h 28m 42s   Dec: +15° 22’ 17”
Magnitude 12.7 fading in Gemini   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 87 Sylvia

87 Sylvia
R.A: 19h 48m 20s   Dec: -25° 31’ 40”
Magnitude 13.1 in Sagittarius   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 79 Eurynome

79 Eurynome
R.A: 19h 25m 02s   Dec: -17° 54’ 02”
Magnitude 13.3 brightening in Sagittarius   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 433 Eros

433 Eros
R.A: 20h 22m 17s   Dec: -25° 23’ 35”
Magnitude 13.7 in Capricornus   object currently below the horizon

Dwarf Planet Pluto

Pluto
R.A: 20h 09m 58s   Dec: -22° 33’ 17”
Magnitude 14.5 in Capricornus   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 1036 Ganymed

1036 Ganymed
R.A: 12h 28m 19s   Dec: -19° 24’ 15”
Magnitude 14.6 brightening in Corvus   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Dwarf Planet 136472 Makemake

136472 Makemake
R.A: 13h 17m 40s   Dec: +22° 24’ 51”
Magnitude 17.1 in Coma   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Dwarf Planet 136108 Haumea

136108 Haumea
R.A: 14h 32m 20s   Dec: +15° 23’ 53”
Magnitude 17.3 in Bootes   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 3122 Florence (1981 ET3)

3122 Florence (1981 ET3)
R.A: 09h 20m 12s   Dec: +14° 59’ 15”
Magnitude 17.7 fading in Cancer   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 6478 Gault (1988 JC1)

6478 Gault
R.A: 16h 59m 15s   Dec: +00° 16’ 21”
Magnitude 17.7 brightening in Ophiucus   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 1566 Icarus

1566 Icarus
R.A: 21h 47m 27s   Dec: -06° 38’ 35”
Magnitude 18.1 fading in Aquarius   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 1999 KW4

1999 WK4
R.A: 22h 07m 11s   Dec: +05° 09’ 27”
Magnitude 18.5 brightening in Pegasus   current altitude less than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 95P/Chiron (1977 UB)

95P/Chiron (1977 UB)
R.A: 00h 53m 07s   Dec: +07° 24’ 00”
Magnitude 18.6 brightening in Pisces   object currently below the horizon

Dwarf Planet 136199 Eris

136199 Eris
R.A: 01h 45m 15s   Dec: -00° 53’ 57”
Magnitude 18.7 in Cetus   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid A/2017 U7

A/2017 U7
R.A: 16h 28m 01s   Dec: +04° 40’ 23”
Magnitude 19.5 in Hercules   current altitude greater than 30 degrees above the horizon

Asteroid 3200 Phaethon

3200 Phaethon
R.A: 02h 21m 00s   Dec: +23° 27’ 10”
Magnitude 19.5 brightening in Aries   object currently below the horizon

Asteroid 2002 NT7

2002 NT7
R.A: 23h 20m 37s   Dec: -13° 57’ 10”
Magnitude 19.8 brightening in Aquarius   object currently below the horizon
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