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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Etosha National Park, Kunene, Namibia

Night Time

11 hours, 50 minutes

Sun, Sep 25 at 6:52 pm – Mon, Sep 26 at 6:42 am

Visible night of Sep 25 – Sep 26, 2022

Mercury: From Mon 6:19 am
Venus: From Mon 6:25 am
Mars: From Mon 12:15 am
Jupiter: Perfect visibility
Saturn: Until Mon 4:30 am
Uranus: From Sun 10:03 pm
Neptune: Until Mon 6:22 am
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Tonight's Sky in Etosha National Park, Sep 25 – Sep 26, 2022 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Etosha National Park

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mercury is just 5 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Mon, Sep 26 ↑6:19 am

Sep 25, 2022
Sep 26, 2022

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Venus rise and set in Etosha National Park

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

Venus is just 7 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Mon, Sep 26 ↑6:25 am

Sep 25, 2022
Sep 26, 2022

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Mars rise and set in Etosha National Park

View in the early morning.

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

Mon, Sep 26 ↑12:15 am

Sep 25, 2022
Sep 26, 2022

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Jupiter rise and set in Etosha National Park

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 25, 2022
Sep 26, 2022

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Saturn rise and set in Etosha National Park

View after sunset.

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

Mon, Sep 26 ↓4:30 am

Sep 25, 2022
Sep 26, 2022

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Uranus rise and set in Etosha National Park

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.

Sun, Sep 25 ↑10:03 pm

Sep 25, 2022
Sep 26, 2022

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Neptune rise and set in Etosha National Park

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.

Mon, Sep 26 ↓6:22 am

Sep 25, 2022
Sep 26, 2022

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Planets Visible in Etosha National Park

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Sep 26, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:19 amMon 6:22 pmMon 12:21 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusMon 6:25 amMon 6:23 pmMon 12:24 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 12:15 amMon 11:15 amMon 5:45 amPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 6:52 pmMon 6:54 amMon 12:53 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 3:41 pmMon 4:30 amSun 10:05 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSun 10:03 pmMon 9:18 amMon 3:41 amAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 6:09 pmMon 6:22 amMon 12:16 amSlightly difficult to see