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Where is Mars?

Mars is currently in the constellation of Ophiucus. The current Right Ascension is 16h 54m 16s and the Declination is -22° 29’ 16”.

16h 54m 16s
-22° 29’ 16”

Here is a simplified sky chart showing where Mars is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations.

Map showing Mars in Ophiucus on January,25 2020
See also the following additional sky maps available for this object: Online Planetarium and high precision position tracker
 = visible to the naked eye
 = binocular, brighter than 10th magnitude
= current altitude ≥ 30°   = current altitude < 30°   = below the horizon
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More advanced sky charts for Mars 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.

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Available Resources for Mars