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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Charters Towers, Queensland, Australia

Night Time

12 hours, 42 minutes

Sun, Aug 7 at 5:59 pm – Mon, Aug 8 at 6:41 am

Visible night of Aug 7 – Aug 8, 2022

Mercury: Until Sun 7:27 pm
Venus: From Mon 5:28 am
Mars: From Mon 12:54 am
Jupiter: From Sun 9:45 pm
Saturn: From Sun 6:27 pm
Uranus: From Mon 12:39 am
Neptune: From Sun 8:47 pm
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Tonight's Sky in Charters Towers, Aug 7 – Aug 8, 2022 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Charters Towers

View just after sunset.

Mercury is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly after sunset. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Sun, Aug 7 ↓7:27 pm

Aug 7, 2022
Aug 8, 2022

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Venus rise and set in Charters Towers

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.

Mon, Aug 8 ↑5:28 am

Aug 7, 2022
Aug 8, 2022

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Mars rise and set in Charters Towers

View before sunrise.

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

Mon, Aug 8 ↑12:54 am

Aug 7, 2022
Aug 8, 2022

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Jupiter rise and set in Charters Towers

View in the early morning.

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

Sun, Aug 7 ↑9:45 pm

Aug 7, 2022
Aug 8, 2022

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Saturn rise and set in Charters Towers

Up most of the night.

Saturn is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night.

Sun, Aug 7 ↑6:27 pm

Aug 7, 2022
Aug 8, 2022

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Uranus rise and set in Charters Towers

View in the early morning. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can be seen for more than 6 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. You may need binoculars.

Mon, Aug 8 ↑12:39 am

Aug 7, 2022
Aug 8, 2022

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Neptune rise and set in Charters Towers

View in the early morning. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 9 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.

Sun, Aug 7 ↑8:47 pm

Aug 7, 2022
Aug 8, 2022

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Planets Visible in Charters Towers

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Aug 8, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:52 amSun 7:27 pmSun 1:39 pmAverage visibility
VenusMon 5:28 amMon 4:28 pmMon 10:58 amFairly good visibility
MarsMon 12:54 amMon 12:08 pmMon 6:31 amAverage visibility
JupiterSun 9:45 pmMon 9:42 amMon 3:43 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 6:27 pmMon 7:15 amMon 12:51 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 12:39 amMon 11:51 amMon 6:15 amAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 8:47 pmMon 8:59 amMon 2:53 amDifficult to see