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Where is Dwarf Planet Pluto?

Dwarf Planet Pluto is currently in the constellation of Sagittarius. The current Right Ascension is 19h 55m 11s and the Declination is -22° 15’ 46”.

19h 55m 11s
-22° 15’ 46”
Sagittarius
  • Pluto is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].
  • It is visible looking in the South-East direction at an altitude of 1° above the horizon.
  • Given its current magnitude, Pluto is visible with the help of a telescope havng an aperture of 8 inches (200mm) or more.
  • See also Pluto rise and set times.
  • Go to interactive sky chart

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Below you can see a simplified sky chart showing where Dwarf Planet Pluto is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations. More advanced sky charts for Dwarf Planet Pluto 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 Pluto in Sagittarius on May, 08 2021
Field of view: 50x30 degrees
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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]

See also the following additional resources about Dwarf Planet Pluto