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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in South Pole, Antarctica (Amundsen-Scott station)

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Visible tonight, Jan 22 – Jan 23, 2021

Mercury: Perfect visibility
Venus: Perfect visibility
Jupiter: Perfect visibility
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Tonight's Sky in South Pole, Jan 22 – Jan 23, 2021 (3 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in South Pole

Up all night.

Mercury is up all of the polar night.

Jan 22, 2021
Jan 23, 2021

Mercury

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Venus rise and set in South Pole

Up all night.

Venus is up all of the polar night. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Jan 22, 2021
Jan 23, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in South Pole

Up all night.

Jupiter is up all of the polar night.

Jan 22, 2021
Jan 23, 2021

Jupiter

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Planets Visible in South Pole

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Jan 22, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryUp all dayFri 2:25 amPerfect visibility
VenusUp all dayFri 12:05 amPerfect visibility
MarsDown all dayFri 7:12 amDown all night, not visible
JupiterUp all dayFri 1:36 amPerfect visibility
SaturnDown all dayFri 1:21 amVery close to Sun, not visible
UranusDown all dayFri 7:12 amDown all night, not visible
NeptuneDown all dayFri 4:16 amNot visible