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public Observing fromLocation: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt
SunriseRise: 6:35  
clear_day Transit: 12:10  
SunsetSet: 17:45
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Major Bodies » Neptune

Where is Neptune?

Altitude: 24.0°   Azimuth: 129.4°   Direction: South-East

Neptune is currently in the constellation of Pisces. The current Right Ascension is 23h 49m 20s and the Declination is -02° 28’ 42”.

Right now, from the selected location (Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt), Neptune can be observed looking in the South-East direction at an altitude of 24° degrees above the horizon (view Neptune position on a interactive sky map). Given its current brightness (magnitude 7.83), Neptune is visible with the help of a binocular with a 30-40mm aperture, easy with a small telescope.

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23h 49m 20s
-02° 28’ 42”
Map showing Neptune in Pisces on March, 05 2024
Field of view: 50x30 degrees
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 = visible to the naked eye
 = binocular, brighter than 10th magnitude
radio_button_checked Current altitude ≥ 30°   radio_button_checked Current altitude < 30°   radio_button_checked Below the horizon
 From: Greenwich, United Kingdom edit_location_alt

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Available Resources for Neptune