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Asteroids

This table shows the brightest currently observable asteroids. Click on the name of the asteroid to get more details, including finder charts.

AsteroidBrightnessAltitudeConstellation
4 Vesta 8.267.4°Aries
1 Ceres 9.2-4.2°Capricornus
5 Astraea 9.814.2°Gemini
27 Euterpe 10.0-45.7°Virgo
15 Eunomia 10.054.1°Pisces
3 Juno 10.1-61.2°Virgo
2 Pallas 10.4-14.4°Ophiuchus
511 Davida 10.622.8°Gemini
6 Hebe 10.6-54.1°Virgo
37 Fides 10.61.9°Cancer
18 Melpomene 10.838.9°Aquarius
9 Metis 10.873.0°Aries
354 Eleonora 10.8-53.0°Virgo
30 Urania 10.8-31.4°Leo
71 Niobe 10.9-64.0°Hydra
29 Amphitrite 10.976.2°Aries
230 Athamantis 11.08.8°Canis Minor
516 Amherstia 11.0-32.2°Leo

Warning!
Never attempt to observe objects close to the sun without taking the proper precautions. In particular, never point optical instruments near the sun and look through them, or you risk permanent eye damage or blindness.
 

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