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Where is Asteroid 1566 Icarus?

Asteroid 1566 Icarus is currently in the constellation of Corona Australis. The current Right Ascension is 18h 02m 40s and the Declination is -44° 16’ 08”.

18h 02m 40s
-44° 16’ 08”
Corona Australis

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Below you can see a simplified sky chart showing where Asteroid 1566 Icarus is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations. More advanced sky charts for Asteroid 1566 Icarus 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 1566 Icarus in Corona Australis on October, 27 2020
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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]

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