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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Hamilton Island, Queensland, Australia

Night Time

11 hours, 45 minutes

Thu, Sep 29 at 6:01 pm – Fri, Sep 30 at 5:46 am

Visible tonight, Sep 29 – Sep 30, 2022

Mercury: From Fri 5:09 am
Venus: From Fri 5:33 am
Mars: From Thu 11:18 pm
Jupiter: Perfect visibility
Saturn: Until Fri 3:25 am
Uranus: From Thu 8:59 pm
Neptune: Until Fri 5:16 am
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Tonight's Sky in Hamilton Island, Sep 29 – Sep 30, 2022 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Hamilton Island

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mercury is just 11 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Fri, Sep 30 ↑5:09 am

Sep 29, 2022
Sep 30, 2022

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Venus rise and set in Hamilton Island

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only before sunrise and/or after sunset.

Venus is just 6 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Fri, Sep 30 ↑5:33 am

Sep 29, 2022
Sep 30, 2022

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Mars rise and set in Hamilton Island

View in the early morning.

Mars can be seen for more than 6 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Thu, Sep 29 ↑11:18 pm

Sep 29, 2022
Sep 30, 2022

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Jupiter rise and set in Hamilton Island

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.

Sep 29, 2022
Sep 30, 2022

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Saturn rise and set in Hamilton Island

View after sunset.

Saturn can be seen for more than 9 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Fri, Sep 30 ↓3:25 am

Sep 29, 2022
Sep 30, 2022

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Uranus rise and set in Hamilton Island

View in the early morning. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can be seen for more than 8 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. You may need binoculars.

Thu, Sep 29 ↑8:59 pm

Sep 29, 2022
Sep 30, 2022

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Neptune rise and set in Hamilton Island

Up most of the night. Use binoculars.

Neptune is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night. Very faint, use binoculars.

Fri, Sep 30 ↓5:16 am

Sep 29, 2022
Sep 30, 2022

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Planets Visible in Hamilton Island

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Sep 29, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:09 amFri 5:07 pmFri 11:08 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusFri 5:33 amFri 5:36 pmFri 11:34 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 11:18 pmFri 10:12 amFri 4:45 amPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 5:44 pmFri 5:47 amThu 11:45 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 2:32 pmFri 3:25 amThu 8:59 pmPerfect visibility
UranusThu 8:59 pmFri 8:10 amFri 2:34 amAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 5:02 pmFri 5:16 amThu 11:09 pmSlightly difficult to see