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OSIRIS-REx Flyby Finder Chart

You can use this sky chart and table of positions to help you observe OSIRIS-REx. The chart shows the position at the specified central time and clicking on the chart will give a more detailed view. The table below the chart lists the position and magnitude of OSIRIS-REx at one minute intervals. The initial time is set close to the time of closest approach and you will probably have to adjust it to the best viewing time for your location - check the altitude and brightness in the table to find a suitable time.

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Time period to extend table and track either side of central time minutes. (max. 60)


There is no finder chart because the spacecraft is below the horizon at the selected time.

Table of positions for your location

Time Distance (km) Brightness Altitude Azimuth Right ascension Declination Constellation Sun altitude
Sep 23, 00:42:0022,10010.09.8°199.8°15h 26.7m-61° 9'Circinus-57.2°
Sep 23, 00:43:0022,16210.08.4°199.5°15h 19.1m-60° 14'Circinus-57.1°
Sep 23, 00:44:0022,23310.07.1°199.2°15h 12.0m-59° 18'Circinus-57.1°
Sep 23, 00:45:0022,31310.05.7°198.8°15h 5.3m-58° 20'Circinus-57.0°
Sep 23, 00:46:0022,40210.14.4°198.5°14h 58.9m-57° 22'Circinus-56.9°
Sep 23, 00:47:0022,49910.13.1°198.1°14h 53.0m-56° 23'Circinus-56.9°
Sep 23, 00:48:0022,60510.11.8°197.8°14h 47.4m-55° 24'Lupus-56.8°
Sep 23, 00:49:0022,72010.20.5°197.4°14h 42.2m-54° 24'Lupus-56.7°
Sep 23, 00:50:0022,84210.2-0.8°197.0°14h 37.2m-53° 24'Lupus-56.7°
Sep 23, 00:51:0022,97310.2-2.1°196.7°14h 32.5m-52° 24'Lupus-56.6°
Sep 23, 00:52:0023,11110.3-3.3°196.3°14h 28.1m-51° 24'Lupus-56.5°
Sep 23, 00:53:0023,25710.3-4.6°195.9°14h 23.9m-50° 23'Lupus-56.5°
Sep 23, 00:54:0023,41110.3-5.8°195.5°14h 19.9m-49° 23'Lupus-56.4°
Sep 23, 00:55:0023,57210.4-7.0°195.1°14h 16.1m-48° 24'Centaurus-56.3°
Sep 23, 00:56:0023,74110.4-8.2°194.7°14h 12.6m-47° 24'Centaurus-56.2°
Sep 23, 00:57:0023,91610.4-9.3°194.3°14h 9.2m-46° 25'Centaurus-56.2°
Sep 23, 00:58:0024,09810.5-10.5°193.9°14h 5.9m-45° 26'Centaurus-56.1°
Sep 23, 00:59:0024,28710.5-11.6°193.4°14h 2.8m-44° 28'Centaurus-56.0°
Sep 23, 01:00:0024,48310.6-12.8°193.0°13h 59.9m-43° 31'Centaurus-55.9°
Sep 23, 01:01:0024,68510.6-13.8°192.6°13h 57.1m-42° 34'Centaurus-55.8°
Sep 23, 01:02:0024,89210.6-14.9°192.1°13h 54.5m-41° 37'Centaurus-55.7°

 

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