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Asteroid 1 Ceres

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Coarse finder chart
(Field of view=60°, Limiting magnitude=5)
Fine finder chart
(Field of view=5°, Limiting magnitude=10)
 
Position
Right ascension3h 43.4m
Declination19° 4'
ConstellationTaurus
Magnitude8.2
Distance from Earth2.155 AU
Orbit
Distance from Sun2.702 AU
Perihelion 2.553 AU
(01/05/2018)
Aphelion 2.982 AU
Period4.60 years
Eccentricity0.077557
Inclination to ecliptic 10.6°
Epoch31/05/2020
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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