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

Night Time

13 hours, 3 minutes

Mon, Aug 15 at 5:49 pm – Tue, Aug 16 at 6:52 am

Visible tonight, Aug 15 – Aug 16, 2022

Mercury: Until Mon 7:44 pm
Venus: From Tue 5:58 am
Mars: From Tue 1:05 am
Jupiter: From Mon 9:15 pm
Saturn: Perfect visibility
Uranus: From Tue 12:27 am
Neptune: From Mon 8:13 pm
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Tonight's Sky in Perth, Aug 15 – Aug 16, 2022 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Perth

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.

Mon, Aug 15 ↓7:44 pm

Aug 15, 2022
Aug 16, 2022

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Venus rise and set in Perth

Try before sunrise.

Venus rises shortly before sunrise, 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.

Tue, Aug 16 ↑5:58 am

Aug 15, 2022
Aug 16, 2022

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Mars rise and set in Perth

View before sunrise.

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

Tue, Aug 16 ↑1:05 am

Aug 15, 2022
Aug 16, 2022

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Jupiter rise and set in Perth

View in the early morning.

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

Mon, Aug 15 ↑9:15 pm

Aug 15, 2022
Aug 16, 2022

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Saturn rise and set in Perth

Up almost all night.

Saturn is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun in the sky, and is, therefore, visible most of the night. This is the best time of the year to view the planet.

Aug 15, 2022
Aug 16, 2022

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Uranus rise and set in Perth

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.

Tue, Aug 16 ↑12:27 am

Aug 15, 2022
Aug 16, 2022

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Neptune rise and set in Perth

Most of the night until sunrise. Use binoculars.

Neptune is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.

Mon, Aug 15 ↑8:13 pm

Aug 15, 2022
Aug 16, 2022

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Planets Visible in Perth

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Aug 15, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:03 amMon 7:44 pmMon 1:53 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 5:58 amTue 4:22 pmTue 11:09 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 1:05 amTue 11:36 amTue 6:21 amAverage visibility
JupiterMon 9:15 pmTue 9:09 amTue 3:12 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 5:37 pmTue 7:00 amTue 12:18 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 12:27 amTue 11:03 amTue 5:45 amAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 8:13 pmTue 8:32 amTue 2:23 amDifficult to see