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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Mawson, Antarctica (Mawson Base, Holme Bay)

Night Time

15 hours, 43 minutes

Tue, Apr 20 at 4:56 pm - Wed, Apr 21 at 8:40 am

Visible tonight, Apr 20 – Apr 21, 2021

Mercury: Until Tue 4:57 pm
Venus: Until Tue 5:02 pm
Jupiter: ↓ Tue 5:17 pm ↑ Wed 12:22 am
Saturn: ↓ Tue 5:24 pm ↑ Tue 10:23 pm
Uranus: Until Tue 4:57 pm
Neptune: ↓ Tue 5:12 pm ↑ Wed 3:37 am
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Tonight's Sky in Mawson, Apr 20 – Apr 21, 2021 (5 planets visible)

Venus rise and set in Mawson

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

Venus is just 6 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Tue, Apr 20 ↓5:02 pm

Apr 20, 2021
Apr 21, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in Mawson

View before sunrise.

Jupiter can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter.

Tue, Apr 20 ↓5:17 pm
Wed, Apr 21 ↑12:22 am

Apr 20, 2021
Apr 21, 2021

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Saturn rise and set in Mawson

View before sunrise.

Saturn can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter.

Tue, Apr 20 ↓5:24 pm
Tue, Apr 20 ↑10:23 pm

Apr 20, 2021
Apr 21, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in Mawson

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

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

Tue, Apr 20 ↓4:57 pm

Apr 20, 2021
Apr 21, 2021

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Neptune rise and set in Mawson

View before sunrise. Use binoculars.

Neptune can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. Very faint, use binoculars.

Tue, Apr 20 ↓5:12 pm
Wed, Apr 21 ↑3:37 am

Apr 20, 2021
Apr 21, 2021

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Planets Visible in Mawson

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Apr 20, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 8:45 amTue 4:57 pmTue 12:53 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
VenusTue 9:22 amTue 5:02 pmTue 1:13 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsDown all dayTue 4:45 pmDown all night, not visible
JupiterTue 12:24 amTue 5:17 pmTue 8:51 amFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 10:26 pmTue 5:24 pmTue 7:55 amAverage visibility
UranusTue 9:52 amTue 4:57 pmTue 1:25 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneTue 3:41 amTue 5:12 pmTue 10:26 amVery difficult to see