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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in 12°16'05.4"S, 49°17'18.0"E

Night Time

11 hours, 10 minutes

Mon, Dec 11 at 6:00 pm – Tue, Dec 12 at 5:11 am

Visible night of Dec 11 – Dec 12, 2023

Mercury: Until Mon 7:23 pm
Venus: From Tue 2:35 am
Mars: From Tue 4:42 am
Jupiter: Until Tue 2:29 am
Saturn: Until Mon 10:52 pm
Uranus: Until Tue 3:18 am
Neptune: Until Tue 12:09 am
Location of 12°16'05.4"S, 49°17'18.0"ELocation

It’s a Good Year for the Geminids

The Geminid meteor shower peaks around December 13–14 or 14–15, just a few days after the New Moon on December 12.

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Tonight's Sky in 12°16'05.4"S, 49°17'18.0"E, Dec 11 – Dec 12, 2023 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in 12°16'05.4"S, 49°17'18.0"E

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only after sunset.

Mercury is just 19 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Mon, Dec 11 ↓7:23 pm

Dec 11, 2023
Dec 12, 2023

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Venus rise and set in 12°16'05.4"S, 49°17'18.0"E

View before sunrise.

Venus can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Tue, Dec 12 ↑2:35 am

Dec 11, 2023
Dec 12, 2023

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Mars rise and set in 12°16'05.4"S, 49°17'18.0"E

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mars is just 7 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Tue, Dec 12 ↑4:42 am

Dec 11, 2023
Dec 12, 2023

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Jupiter rise and set in 12°16'05.4"S, 49°17'18.0"E

View after sunset.

Jupiter can be seen for more than 8 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Tue, Dec 12 ↓2:29 am

Dec 11, 2023
Dec 12, 2023

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Saturn rise and set in 12°16'05.4"S, 49°17'18.0"E

View after sunset.

Saturn can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades.

Mon, Dec 11 ↓10:52 pm

Dec 11, 2023
Dec 12, 2023

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Uranus rise and set in 12°16'05.4"S, 49°17'18.0"E

After sunset and most of the night. Bring binoculars.

Uranus is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the late evening hours after sunset. You may need binoculars.

Tue, Dec 12 ↓3:18 am

Dec 11, 2023
Dec 12, 2023

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Neptune rise and set in 12°16'05.4"S, 49°17'18.0"E

View after sunset. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 6 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night. Very faint, use binoculars.

Tue, Dec 12 ↓12:09 am

Dec 11, 2023
Dec 12, 2023

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Planets Visible in 12°16'05.4"S, 49°17'18.0"E

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Dec 12, 2023
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:34 amMon 7:23 pmMon 12:59 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 2:35 amTue 3:02 pmTue 8:48 amGood visibility
MarsTue 4:42 amTue 5:28 pmTue 11:05 amExtremely difficult to see
JupiterMon 2:49 pmTue 2:29 amMon 8:39 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 10:27 amMon 10:52 pmMon 4:40 pmAverage visibility
UranusMon 3:46 pmTue 3:18 amMon 9:32 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 12:01 pmTue 12:09 amMon 6:05 pmDifficult to see