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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Greenwich, New South Wales, Australia

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Thu, Oct 24 at 7:15 pm - Fri, Oct 25 at 6:02 am

10 hours, 47 minutes

Visible tonight, Oct 24 – Oct 25, 2019

Mercury: Until Thu 9:16 pm

Venus: Until Thu 8:45 pm

Mars: From Fri 5:19 am

Jupiter: Until Thu 11:19 pm

Saturn: Until Fri 12:56 am

Uranus: From Thu 7:27 pm

Neptune: Until Fri 4:15 am

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Tonight's Sky in Greenwich, Oct 24 – Oct 25, 2019 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Greenwich

View just after sunset.

Mercury is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly after sunset. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Thu, Oct 24 ↓9:16 pm

Oct 24, 2019
Oct 25, 2019

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Venus rise and set in Greenwich

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.

Thu, Oct 24 ↓8:45 pm

Oct 24, 2019
Oct 25, 2019

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Mars rise and set in Greenwich

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

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

Fri, Oct 25 ↑5:19 am

Oct 24, 2019
Oct 25, 2019

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Jupiter rise and set in Greenwich

View after sunset.

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

Thu, Oct 24 ↓11:19 pm

Oct 24, 2019
Oct 25, 2019

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Saturn rise and set in Greenwich

View after sunset.

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

Fri, Oct 25 ↓12:56 am

Oct 24, 2019
Oct 25, 2019

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Uranus rise and set in Greenwich

Up almost all night. Bring binoculars.

Uranus 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. You may need binoculars.

Thu, Oct 24 ↑7:27 pm

Oct 24, 2019
Oct 25, 2019

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Neptune rise and set in Greenwich

View after sunset. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 8 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night. Very faint, use binoculars.

Fri, Oct 25 ↓4:15 am

Oct 24, 2019
Oct 25, 2019

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Planets Visible in Greenwich

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Oct 24, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 7:06 amThu 9:16 pmThu 2:11 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusThu 7:01 amThu 8:45 pmThu 1:53 pmFairly good visibility
MarsFri 5:19 amFri 5:48 pmFri 11:33 amDifficult to see
JupiterThu 9:02 amThu 11:19 pmThu 4:10 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 10:44 amFri 12:56 amThu 5:50 pmAverage visibility
UranusThu 7:27 pmFri 6:22 amFri 12:55 amAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 3:37 pmFri 4:15 amThu 9:56 pmDifficult to see