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Where is Asteroid 433 Eros?

Asteroid 433 Eros is currently in the constellation of Cancer. The current Right Ascension is 08h 52m 48s and the Declination is +17° 35’ 57”.

08h 52m 48s
+17° 35’ 57”
Cancer
  • 433 Eros is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].
  • It is visible looking in the West-South-West direction at an altitude of 38° above the horizon.
  • Given its current magnitude, 433 Eros is visible with the help of a telescope havng an aperture of 6 inches (150mm) or more.
  • See also 433 Eros rise and set times.
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Below you can see a simplified sky chart showing where Asteroid 433 Eros is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations. More advanced sky charts for Asteroid 433 Eros 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 Asteroid 433 Eros in Cancer on August, 11 2022
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 Asteroid 433 Eros