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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Night Time

13 hours, 57 minutes

Wed, May 25 at 5:02 pm – Thu, May 26 at 6:59 am

Visible night of May 25 – May 26, 2022

Mercury: From Thu 6:25 am
Venus: From Thu 3:53 am
Mars: From Thu 1:48 am
Jupiter: From Thu 1:59 am
Saturn: From Wed 10:58 pm
Uranus: From Thu 5:29 am
Neptune: From Thu 1:23 am
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Tonight's Sky in Canberra, May 25 – May 26, 2022 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Canberra

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mercury is just 5 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Thu, May 26 ↑6:25 am

May 25, 2022
May 26, 2022

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Venus rise and set in Canberra

View before sunrise.

Venus can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Thu, May 26 ↑3:53 am

May 25, 2022
May 26, 2022

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Mars rise and set in Canberra

View before sunrise.

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

Thu, May 26 ↑1:48 am

May 25, 2022
May 26, 2022

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Jupiter rise and set in Canberra

View before sunrise.

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

Thu, May 26 ↑1:59 am

May 25, 2022
May 26, 2022

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Saturn rise and set in Canberra

View in the early morning.

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

Wed, May 25 ↑10:58 pm

May 25, 2022
May 26, 2022

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Uranus rise and set in Canberra

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Uranus is just 18 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Thu, May 26 ↑5:29 am

May 25, 2022
May 26, 2022

Uranus

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Neptune rise and set in Canberra

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.

Thu, May 26 ↑1:23 am

May 25, 2022
May 26, 2022

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Planets Visible in Canberra

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, May 26, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 6:25 amThu 4:46 pmThu 11:35 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusThu 3:53 amThu 3:10 pmThu 9:32 amGood visibility
MarsThu 1:48 amThu 2:00 pmThu 7:54 amAverage visibility
JupiterThu 1:59 amThu 2:03 pmThu 8:01 amFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 10:58 pmThu 12:24 pmThu 5:41 amPerfect visibility
UranusThu 5:29 amThu 3:58 pmThu 10:43 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneThu 1:23 amThu 1:43 pmThu 7:33 amVery difficult to see