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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 6.1-38.3°Ophiuchus
1 Ceres 8.8-25.6°Leo
2 Pallas 8.9-6.0°Canis Minor
3 Juno 9.561.4°Cetus
88 Thisbe 9.6-6.5°Sagittarius
14 Irene 10.0-7.2°Sagittarius
6 Hebe 10.145.0°Taurus
29 Amphitrite 10.1-47.5°Scorpius
7 Iris 10.3-5.6°Cancer
9 Metis 10.5-44.0°Ophiuchus
140 Siwa 10.5-4.0°Capricornus
15 Eunomia 10.7-76.2°Hydra
26 Proserpina 10.8-23.7°Sagittarius
230 Athamantis 10.836.4°Pegasus
198 Ampella 10.9-19.3°Sagittarius
52 Europa 11.0-7.0°Sagittarius

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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