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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 148146.126203h 11m 16s-16° 01’ 29”
StarHIP 148997.81403h 12m 15s-16° 03’ 30”
StarHIP 149388.917603h 12m 36s-16° 46’ 39”
StarHIP 149418.635403h 12m 37s-15° 58’ 53”
StarHIP 150298.831803h 13m 40s-17° 02’ 04”
StarHIP 151047.698803h 14m 49s-14° 26’ 35”
StarHIP 151728.85603h 15m 31s-16° 33’ 17”
StarHIP 151887.965203h 15m 45s-16° 49’ 43”
StarHIP 151997.797603h 15m 53s-14° 47’ 55”
StarHIP 154257.50103h 18m 49s-15° 33’ 04”
StarHIP 154318.842403h 18m 52s-14° 53’ 12”
StarHIP 156498.846403h 21m 26s-15° 47’ 52”
StarHIP 156777.135203h 21m 58s-15° 27’ 31”
GalaxyNGC 130912.003h 22m 06s-15° 24’ 02”

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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