Your guide to the Solar System and the night sky
Latest Perseverance Images received 0 hours 12 mins ago for Sol84
🌎  Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]

Where is Dwarf Planet 136472 Makemake?

Dwarf Planet 136472 Makemake is currently in the constellation of Coma. The current Right Ascension is 13h 08m 14s and the Declination is +23° 31’ 15”.

13h 08m 14s
+23° 31’ 15”
  • 136472 Makemake is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].
  • It is visible looking in the East direction at an altitude of 22° above the horizon.
  • Given its current magnitude, 136472 Makemake is visible only through long exposure photography.
  • See also 136472 Makemake rise and set times.
  • Go to interactive sky chart

Tip: you can also create a Quick Access page for this data if you access it frequently and would like to have a simpler view.

Below you can see a simplified sky chart showing where Dwarf Planet 136472 Makemake is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations. More advanced sky charts for Dwarf Planet 136472 Makemake 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 136472 Makemake in Coma on May, 16 2021
Field of view: 50x30 degrees
View fullscreen
 = 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 136472 Makemake