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2 Pallas live position and data

This page shows Asteroid 2 Pallas location and other relevant astronomical data in real time. The celestial coordinates, magnitude, distances and speed are updated in real time and are computed using high quality data sets provided by the JPL Horizons ephemeris service (see acknowledgements for details). The sky map shown below represents a rectangular portion of the sky 60x40 arcminutes wide. By comparison the diameter of the full Moon is about 30 arcmins, so the full horizontal extent of the map is approximately 2 full Moons wide. Depending on the device you are using, the map can be dragged horizondally or vertically using the mouse or touchscreen. The deep sky image in the background is provided by the Digitized Sky Survey (acknowledgements).

Current close conjunctions

List of bright objects (stars brighter than magnitude 9.0 and galaxies brighter than magmitude 14.0) close to Asteroid 2 Pallas (less than 1.5 degrees):

TypeNameMagnitudeArDec
StarHIP 123586.982602h 39m 05s-27° 49’ 17”
StarHIP 123668.389202h 39m 11s-28° 17’ 53”
StarHIP 125608.557402h 41m 32s-27° 30’ 58”
StarHIP 126138.69202h 42m 08s-27° 21’ 38”
StarHIP 126398.709202h 42m 21s-28° 34’ 30”
StarHIP 126756.72802h 42m 50s-28° 09’ 04”
StarHIP 127397.375402h 43m 45s-27° 53’ 57”
StarHIP 127418.02702h 43m 48s-28° 48’ 22”
StarHIP 129058.758802h 45m 53s-28° 40’ 02”
StarHIP 13177002h 49m 29s-28° 57’ 15”
StarHIP 132025.388202h 49m 54s-27° 56’ 31”
StarHIP 132838.720202h 50m 58s-28° 07’ 56”
StarHIP 133258.76902h 51m 29s-27° 38’ 00”
GalaxyNGC 107912.402h 43m 44s-29° 00’ 14”
GalaxyESO 416-1514.002h 45m 36s-27° 57’ 37”

Additional resources

Additional Resources about Asteroid 2 Pallas

Astronomy databases

This online sky chart is created using the following astronomy databases and services:

  1. The Digitized Sky Survey, a photographic survey of the whole sky created using images from different telescopes, including the Oschin Schmidt Telescope on Palomar Mountain
  2. The Hipparcos Star Catalogue, containing more than 100.000 bright stars
  3. The PGC 2003 Catalogue, containing information about 1 million galaxies
  4. The GSC 2.3 Catalogue, containing information about more than 2 billion stars and galaxies
Please see the acknowledgements section.

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