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I have two questions regarding viewing "4 vesta":

1) When viewing an asteroid at magnitude 6, should I be able to spot it with an 80mm scope with medium-heavy light pollution? I live on the outskirts of Denver, Colorado. 

2) I assume at its distance from earth, I won't truly be able to see it "moving" while watching it? Or is it fast enough that I should see it actually moving?

Thank you for any help and advice as always. 


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I have just taken a few photos of the area where Vesta is, high clouds did not help but to make sure I was in the right place I done a plate solve of a couple of the photos and was spot on but could not make out Vesta because of clutter :)


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