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Where is James Webb Space Telescope?

James Webb Space Telescope is currently in the constellation of Sagittarius. The current Right Ascension is 17h 47m 36s and the Declination is -25° 25’ 03”.

17h 47m 36s
-25° 25’ 03”

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Below you can see a simplified sky chart showing where James Webb Space Telescope is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations. More advanced sky charts for James Webb Space Telescope 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 James Webb Space Telescope in Sagittarius on May, 20 2022
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See also the following additional resources about James Webb Space Telescope