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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Marambio Base, Antarctica

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Wed, Dec 2 at 10:42 pm - Thu, Dec 3 at 2:29 am

3 hours, 47 minutes

Visible tonight, Dec 2 – Dec 3, 2020

Mercury: From Thu 2:27 am
Venus: From Thu 2:28 am
Mars: Until Thu 2:08 am
Jupiter: Until Thu 1:36 am
Saturn: Until Thu 1:36 am
Uranus: Until Thu 2:23 am
Neptune: Until Thu 2:07 am
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Tonight's Sky in Marambio Base, Dec 2 – Dec 3, 2020 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Marambio Base

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

Mercury is just 10 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Thu, Dec 3 ↑2:27 am

Dec 2, 2020
Dec 3, 2020

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Venus rise and set in Marambio Base

Try before sunrise.

Venus rises shortly before sunrise, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Thu, Dec 3 ↑2:28 am

Dec 2, 2020
Dec 3, 2020

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Mars rise and set in Marambio Base

View after sunset.

Mars can be seen for more than 3 hours after sunset.

Thu, Dec 3 ↓2:08 am

Dec 2, 2020
Dec 3, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in Marambio Base

View after sunset.

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

Thu, Dec 3 ↓1:36 am

Dec 2, 2020
Dec 3, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in Marambio Base

View after sunset.

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

Thu, Dec 3 ↓1:36 am

Dec 2, 2020
Dec 3, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in Marambio Base

After sunset and most of the night. Bring binoculars.

Uranus is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the late evening hours after sunset. You may need binoculars.

Thu, Dec 3 ↓2:23 am

Dec 2, 2020
Dec 3, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in Marambio Base

View after sunset. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 3 hours after sunset. Very faint, use binoculars.

Thu, Dec 3 ↓2:07 am

Dec 2, 2020
Dec 3, 2020

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Planets Visible in Marambio Base

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Dec 2, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 2:27 amThu 9:33 pmThu 11:58 amDifficult to see
VenusThu 2:28 amThu 7:07 pmThu 10:46 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 3:54 pmThu 2:08 amWed 9:01 pmGood visibility
JupiterWed 6:08 amThu 1:36 amWed 3:52 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 6:25 amThu 1:36 amWed 4:01 pmAverage visibility
UranusWed 6:12 pmThu 2:23 amWed 10:18 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 12:23 pmThu 2:07 amWed 7:15 pmDifficult to see