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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 334907.98806h 57m 41s+01° 29’ 28”
StarHIP 336577.439806h 59m 31s+00° 55’ 00”
StarHIP 336778.491206h 59m 47s+00° 16’ 42”
StarHIP 337147.621407h 00m 15s+02° 30’ 43”
StarHIP 337316.76707h 00m 24s+01° 55’ 53”
StarHIP 33877007h 01m 56s+00° 49’ 39”
StarHIP 340057.263607h 03m 23s+00° 20’ 38”
StarHIP 340266.90907h 03m 34s+02° 26’ 14”
StarHIP 340408.571207h 03m 41s+00° 05’ 43”
StarHIP 340778.04207h 04m 02s+01° 53’ 52”
StarHIP 341027.652607h 04m 16s+01° 30’ 26”
StarHIP 341077.752607h 04m 20s+01° 29’ 18”
StarHIP 341518.794607h 04m 53s+01° 33’ 52”
StarHIP 341648.43407h 05m 04s+01° 23’ 52”
StarHIP 341838.4807h 05m 21s+00° 53’ 44”
StarHIP 341888.6807h 05m 22s+02° 15’ 38”
GalaxyUGC 363013.507h 01m 03s+01° 54’ 35”

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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