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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Melbourne Bluff, Heard and McDonald Islands, Australia

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Thu, Jul 16 at 4:14 pm - Fri, Jul 17 at 8:08 am

15 hours, 54 minutes

Visible tonight, Jul 16 – Jul 17, 2020

Mercury: From Fri 6:41 am

Venus: From Fri 4:50 am

Mars: From Thu 11:12 pm

Jupiter: Perfect visibility

Saturn: From Thu 4:27 pm

Uranus: From Fri 2:13 am

Neptune: From Thu 9:25 pm

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Tonight's Sky in Melbourne Bluff, Jul 16 – Jul 17, 2020 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Melbourne Bluff

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunrise and sunset only.

Mercury is just 18 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Fri, Jul 17 ↑6:41 am

Jul 16, 2020
Jul 17, 2020

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Venus rise and set in Melbourne Bluff

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.

Fri, Jul 17 ↑4:50 am

Jul 16, 2020
Jul 17, 2020

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Mars rise and set in Melbourne Bluff

View in the early morning.

Mars can be seen for more than 8 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Thu, Jul 16 ↑11:12 pm

Jul 16, 2020
Jul 17, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in Melbourne Bluff

Up almost all night.

Jupiter is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun in the sky, and is, therefore, visible most of the night. This is the best time of the year to view the planet.

Jul 16, 2020
Jul 17, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in Melbourne Bluff

Up almost all night.

Saturn is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun in the sky, and is, therefore, visible most of the night. This is the best time of the year to view the planet.

Thu, Jul 16 ↑4:27 pm

Jul 16, 2020
Jul 17, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in Melbourne Bluff

View before sunrise. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. You may need binoculars.

Fri, Jul 17 ↑2:13 am

Jul 16, 2020
Jul 17, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in Melbourne Bluff

View in the early morning. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 10 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.

Thu, Jul 16 ↑9:25 pm

Jul 16, 2020
Jul 17, 2020

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Planets Visible in Melbourne Bluff

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Jul 16, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 6:41 amFri 3:01 pmFri 10:51 amDifficult to see
VenusFri 4:50 amFri 1:35 pmFri 9:12 amGreat visibility
MarsThu 11:12 pmFri 11:07 amFri 5:10 amPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 3:48 pmFri 8:14 amFri 12:00 midnightPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 4:27 pmFri 8:33 amFri 12:30 amPerfect visibility
UranusFri 2:13 amFri 11:39 amFri 6:56 amDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 9:25 pmFri 10:20 amFri 3:52 amDifficult to see