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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in New Zealand, New Zealand

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14 hours, 53 minutes

Sat, Jun 19 at 4:58 pm - Sun, Jun 20 at 7:52 am

Visible night of Jun 19 – Jun 20, 2021

Mercury: From Sun 6:40 am
Venus: Until Sat 6:34 pm
Mars: Until Sat 7:48 pm
Jupiter: From Sat 10:04 pm
Saturn: From Sat 8:25 pm
Uranus: From Sun 4:09 am
Neptune: From Sat 11:52 pm
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Beta The Interactive Night Sky Map simulates the sky above New Zealand on a date of your choice. Use it to locate a planet, the Moon, or the Sun and track their movements across the sky. The map also shows the phases of the Moon, and all solar and lunar eclipses. Need some help?

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Tonight's Sky in New Zealand, Jun 19 – Jun 20, 2021 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in New Zealand

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mercury is just 12 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Sun, Jun 20 ↑6:40 am

Jun 19, 2021
Jun 20, 2021

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Venus rise and set in New Zealand

View just after sunset.

Venus is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly after sunset. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Sat, Jun 19 ↓6:34 pm

Jun 19, 2021
Jun 20, 2021

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Mars rise and set in New Zealand

View after sunset.

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

Sat, Jun 19 ↓7:48 pm

Jun 19, 2021
Jun 20, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in New Zealand

View in the early morning.

Jupiter can be seen for more than 9 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Sat, Jun 19 ↑10:04 pm

Jun 19, 2021
Jun 20, 2021

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Saturn rise and set in New Zealand

View in the early morning.

Saturn can be seen for more than 11 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Sat, Jun 19 ↑8:25 pm

Jun 19, 2021
Jun 20, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in New Zealand

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.

Sun, Jun 20 ↑4:09 am

Jun 19, 2021
Jun 20, 2021

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Neptune rise and set in New Zealand

View in the early morning. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 7 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.

Sat, Jun 19 ↑11:52 pm

Jun 19, 2021
Jun 20, 2021

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Planets Visible in New Zealand

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Jun 20, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:40 amSun 4:26 pmSun 11:33 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusSat 9:29 amSat 6:34 pmSat 2:02 pmFairly good visibility
MarsSat 10:18 amSat 7:48 pmSat 3:03 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 10:04 pmSun 11:34 amSun 4:49 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 8:25 pmSun 10:42 amSun 3:34 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 4:09 amSun 2:19 pmSun 9:14 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 11:52 pmSun 12:23 pmSun 6:08 amDifficult to see