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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Ohio, Ohio, USA

Night Time

12 hours, 5 minutes

Tue, Sep 27 at 7:20 pm – Wed, Sep 28 at 7:25 am

Visible tonight, Sep 27 – Sep 28, 2022

Mercury: From Wed 6:39 am
Venus: From Wed 6:52 am
Mars: From Tue 10:52 pm
Jupiter: Until Wed 7:21 am
Saturn: Until Wed 3:37 am
Uranus: From Tue 9:06 pm
Neptune: Until Wed 6:32 am
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Tonight's Sky in Ohio, Sep 27 – Sep 28, 2022 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Ohio

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mercury is just 9 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Wed, Sep 28 ↑6:39 am

Sep 27, 2022
Sep 28, 2022

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Venus rise and set in Ohio

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.

Wed, Sep 28 ↑6:52 am

Sep 27, 2022
Sep 28, 2022

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Mars rise and set in Ohio

View in the early morning.

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

Tue, Sep 27 ↑10:52 pm

Sep 27, 2022
Sep 28, 2022

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Jupiter rise and set in Ohio

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.

Wed, Sep 28 ↓7:21 am

Sep 27, 2022
Sep 28, 2022

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Saturn rise and set in Ohio

View after sunset.

Saturn can be seen for more than 8 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Wed, Sep 28 ↓3:37 am

Sep 27, 2022
Sep 28, 2022

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Uranus rise and set in Ohio

View in the early morning. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can be seen for more than 10 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. You may need binoculars.

Tue, Sep 27 ↑9:06 pm

Sep 27, 2022
Sep 28, 2022

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Neptune rise and set in Ohio

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.

Wed, Sep 28 ↓6:32 am

Sep 27, 2022
Sep 28, 2022

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Planets Visible in Ohio

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Sep 27, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:39 amWed 6:48 pmWed 12:43 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 6:52 amWed 7:09 pmWed 1:01 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 10:52 pmWed 1:40 pmWed 6:16 amPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 7:17 pmWed 7:21 amWed 1:19 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 5:27 pmWed 3:37 amTue 10:32 pmPerfect visibility
UranusTue 9:06 pmWed 11:09 amWed 4:07 amAverage visibility
NeptuneTue 6:53 pmWed 6:32 amWed 12:43 amSlightly difficult to see