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Where is Uranus?

Uranus is currently in the constellation of Aries. The current Right Ascension is 02h 32m 25s and the Declination is +14° 29’ 33”.

02h 32m 25s
+14° 29’ 33”
Aries
  • Uranus is above the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change].
  • It is visible looking in the West direction at an altitude of 12° above the horizon.
  • Given its current magnitude, Uranus is barely visible to naked eye under a clear and dark sky, easily visible with the help of a small binocular.
  • See also Uranus rise and set times.
  • Go to interactive sky chart

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Below you can see a simplified sky chart showing where Uranus is right now in the sky with respect to the brightest stars and constellations. More advanced sky charts for Uranus 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 Uranus in Aries on August, 06 2020
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 Uranus