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Where is Asteroid 90377 Sedna (2003 VB12)?

Asteroid 90377 Sedna (2003 VB12) is currently in the constellation of Taurus. The current Right Ascension is 03h 53m 48s and the Declination is +08° 14’ 48”.

03h 53m 48s
+08° 14’ 48”
  • 90377 Sedna is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].
  • It is visible looking in the West-South-West direction at an altitude of 31° above the horizon.
  • Given its current magnitude, 90377 Sedna is visible only through long exposure photography.
  • See also 90377 Sedna rise and set times.
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Below you can see a simplified sky chart showing where Asteroid 90377 Sedna (2003 VB12) is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations. More advanced sky charts for Asteroid 90377 Sedna (2003 VB12) 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 Asteroid 90377 Sedna (2003 VB12) in Taurus on May, 16 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]

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