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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia

Night Time

11 hours, 3 minutes

Thu, Feb 25 at 7:38 pm - Fri, Feb 26 at 6:40 am

Visible night of Feb 25 – Feb 26, 2021

Mercury: From Fri 4:42 am
Venus: From Fri 6:06 am
Mars: Until Thu 11:11 pm
Jupiter: From Fri 4:57 am
Saturn: From Fri 4:19 am
Uranus: Until Thu 10:19 pm
Neptune: Until Thu 8:16 pm
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Tonight's Sky in Wollongong, Feb 25 – Feb 26, 2021 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Wollongong

View just before sunrise.

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

Fri, Feb 26 ↑4:42 am

Feb 25, 2021
Feb 26, 2021

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Venus rise and set in Wollongong

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunrise and sunset only.

Venus is just 7 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Fri, Feb 26 ↑6:06 am

Feb 25, 2021
Feb 26, 2021

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Mars rise and set in Wollongong

View after sunset.

Mars can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades.

Thu, Feb 25 ↓11:11 pm

Feb 25, 2021
Feb 26, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in Wollongong

View just before sunrise.

Jupiter is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly before sunrise. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Fri, Feb 26 ↑4:57 am

Feb 25, 2021
Feb 26, 2021

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Saturn rise and set in Wollongong

View just before sunrise.

Saturn is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly before sunrise. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Fri, Feb 26 ↑4:19 am

Feb 25, 2021
Feb 26, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in Wollongong

View after sunset. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. You may need binoculars.

Thu, Feb 25 ↓10:19 pm

Feb 25, 2021
Feb 26, 2021

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Neptune rise and set in Wollongong

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Neptune is just 14 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Thu, Feb 25 ↓8:16 pm

Feb 25, 2021
Feb 26, 2021

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Planets Visible in Wollongong

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Feb 26, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 4:42 amFri 6:17 pmFri 11:29 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 6:06 amFri 7:22 pmFri 12:44 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 1:05 pmThu 11:11 pmThu 6:08 pmAverage visibility
JupiterFri 4:57 amFri 6:35 pmFri 11:46 amAverage visibility
SaturnFri 4:19 amFri 6:10 pmFri 11:14 amSlightly difficult to see
UranusThu 11:32 amThu 10:19 pmThu 4:56 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 7:45 amThu 8:16 pmThu 2:00 pmExtremely difficult to see