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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Casey, Antarctica (Casey base, Bailey Peninsula)

Night Time

8 hours, 43 minutes

Sat, Feb 24 at 8:30 pm – Sun, Feb 25 at 5:13 am

Visible night of Feb 24 – Feb 25, 2024

Mercury: ↓ Sat 8:50 pm ↑ Sun 4:36 am
Venus: ↓ Sat 8:35 pm ↑ Sun 1:48 am
Mars: ↓ Sat 8:45 pm ↑ Sun 1:30 am
Jupiter: Until Sat 8:43 pm
Saturn: Until Sat 8:44 pm
Uranus: Until Sat 8:37 pm
Neptune: Until Sat 8:39 pm
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Micro Full Moon on February 24

We’re having a few months of Micro Full Moons and Super New Moons—this is the reason why a solar eclipse on April 8 will be total, not annular.

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Tonight's Sky in Casey, Feb 24 – Feb 25, 2024 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Casey

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mercury is just 4 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Sat, Feb 24 ↓8:50 pm
Sun, Feb 25 ↑4:36 am

Feb 24, 2024
Feb 25, 2024

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Venus rise and set in Casey

View just before sunrise.

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

Sat, Feb 24 ↓8:35 pm
Sun, Feb 25 ↑1:48 am

Feb 24, 2024
Feb 25, 2024

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Mars rise and set in Casey

View just before sunrise.

Mars is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly before sunrise. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Sat, Feb 24 ↓8:45 pm
Sun, Feb 25 ↑1:30 am

Feb 24, 2024
Feb 25, 2024

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Jupiter rise and set in Casey

Try after sunset.

Jupiter sets shortly after sunset, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe.

Sat, Feb 24 ↓8:43 pm

Feb 24, 2024
Feb 25, 2024

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Saturn rise and set in Casey

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Saturn is just 4 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Sat, Feb 24 ↓8:44 pm

Feb 24, 2024
Feb 25, 2024

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Uranus rise and set in Casey

Try after sunset. Bring binoculars.

Uranus sets shortly after sunset, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe. You may need binoculars.

Sat, Feb 24 ↓8:37 pm

Feb 24, 2024
Feb 25, 2024

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Neptune rise and set in Casey

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see. Bring binoculars (but don't look at the Sun!).

Neptune is just 22 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it. You may need binoculars, but only use them when sun is down.

Sat, Feb 24 ↓8:39 pm

Feb 24, 2024
Feb 25, 2024

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Planets Visible in Casey

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Feb 25, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 4:25 amSat 8:50 pmSat 12:40 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSat 1:42 amSat 8:35 pmSat 11:11 amFairly good visibility
MarsSat 1:28 amSat 8:45 pmSat 11:08 amSlightly difficult to see
JupiterSat 1:08 pmSat 8:43 pmSat 4:55 pmSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSat 5:33 amSat 8:44 pmSat 1:09 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusSat 2:24 pmSat 8:37 pmSat 5:31 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSat 7:45 amSat 8:39 pmSat 2:12 pmExtremely difficult to see