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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Geraldton, Western Australia, Australia

Night Time

13 hours, 27 minutes

Fri, Jul 19 at 5:44 pm – Sat, Jul 20 at 7:11 am

Visible tonight, Jul 19 – Jul 20, 2024

Mercury: Until Fri 7:48 pm
Venus: Until Fri 6:38 pm
Mars: From Sat 2:59 am
Jupiter: From Sat 3:59 am
Saturn: From Fri 9:37 pm
Uranus: From Sat 2:47 am
Neptune: From Fri 10:26 pm
Location of GeraldtonLocation

Venus Returns as the Evening Star

Starting from around now—depending on the latitude of your town or city—Venus is returning to the western sky after sunset.

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Tonight's Sky in Geraldton, Jul 19 – Jul 20, 2024 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Geraldton

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.

Fri, Jul 19 ↓7:48 pm

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Venus rise and set in Geraldton

Try after sunset.

Venus sets shortly after sunset, 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.

Fri, Jul 19 ↓6:38 pm

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Mars rise and set in Geraldton

View before sunrise.

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

Sat, Jul 20 ↑2:59 am

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Jupiter rise and set in Geraldton

View before sunrise.

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

Sat, Jul 20 ↑3:59 am

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Saturn rise and set in Geraldton

View in the early morning.

Saturn can be seen for more than 9 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Fri, Jul 19 ↑9:37 pm

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Uranus rise and set in Geraldton

View before sunrise. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. You may need binoculars.

Sat, Jul 20 ↑2:47 am

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Neptune rise and set in Geraldton

View in the early morning. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 8 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.

Fri, Jul 19 ↑10:26 pm

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Planets Visible in Geraldton

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Jul 19, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 8:42 amFri 7:48 pmFri 2:15 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 8:01 amFri 6:38 pmFri 1:19 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 2:59 amSat 1:36 pmSat 8:17 amAverage visibility
JupiterSat 3:59 amSat 2:23 pmSat 9:11 amFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 9:37 pmSat 10:07 amSat 3:52 amGreat visibility
UranusSat 2:47 amSat 1:23 pmSat 8:05 amDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 10:26 pmSat 10:34 amSat 4:30 amDifficult to see