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Where is Dwarf Planet 1 Ceres?

Dwarf Planet 1 Ceres is currently in the constellation of Aquarius. The current Right Ascension is 23h 09m 47s and the Declination is -21° 11’ 35”.

23h 09m 47s
-21° 11’ 35”
Aquarius
  • 1 Ceres is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].
  • It is visible looking in the South direction at an altitude of 17° above the horizon.
  • Given its current magnitude, 1 Ceres is visible with the help of a binocular with a 30-40mm aperture, easy with a small telescope.
  • See also 1 Ceres rise and set times.
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Below you can see a simplified sky chart showing where Dwarf Planet 1 Ceres is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations. More advanced sky charts for Dwarf Planet 1 Ceres are available on TheSkyLive: 1) the Online Planetarium which is interactive and allows to select dates and additional objects to visualize; and 2) the Live Position and Data Tracker which provides the highest precision position data and features deep sky imagery from the Digitized Sky Survey.

Map showing Dwarf Planet 1 Ceres in Aquarius on August, 05 2020
Field of view: 50x30 degrees
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 = visible to the naked eye
 = binocular, brighter than 10th magnitude
= current altitude ≥ 30°   = current altitude < 30°   = below the horizon
Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

See also the following additional resources about Dwarf Planet 1 Ceres