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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Maun, Botswana

Night Time

11 hours, 40 minutes

Mon, Mar 8 at 6:47 pm - Tue, Mar 9 at 6:26 am

Visible night of Mar 8 – Mar 9, 2021

Mercury: From Tue 4:30 am
Venus: From Tue 6:09 am
Mars: Until Mon 10:49 pm
Jupiter: From Tue 4:16 am
Saturn: From Tue 3:35 am
Uranus: Until Mon 9:24 pm
Neptune: Until Mon 6:56 pm
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Tonight's Sky in Maun, Mar 8 – Mar 9, 2021 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Maun

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.

Tue, Mar 9 ↑4:30 am

Mar 8, 2021
Mar 9, 2021

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Venus rise and set in Maun

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

Venus is just 5 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Tue, Mar 9 ↑6:09 am

Mar 8, 2021
Mar 9, 2021

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Mars rise and set in Maun

View after sunset.

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

Mon, Mar 8 ↓10:49 pm

Mar 8, 2021
Mar 9, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in Maun

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.

Tue, Mar 9 ↑4:16 am

Mar 8, 2021
Mar 9, 2021

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Saturn rise and set in Maun

View before sunrise.

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

Tue, Mar 9 ↑3:35 am

Mar 8, 2021
Mar 9, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in Maun

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.

Mon, Mar 8 ↓9:24 pm

Mar 8, 2021
Mar 9, 2021

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Neptune rise and set in Maun

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Neptune is just 3 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Mon, Mar 8 ↓6:56 pm

Mar 8, 2021
Mar 9, 2021

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Planets Visible in Maun

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Mar 9, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 4:30 amTue 5:20 pmTue 10:55 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 6:09 amTue 6:36 pmTue 12:23 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 11:52 amMon 10:49 pmMon 5:21 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 4:16 amTue 5:07 pmTue 10:41 amAverage visibility
SaturnTue 3:35 amTue 4:34 pmTue 10:04 amAverage visibility
UranusMon 10:01 amMon 9:24 pmMon 3:43 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 6:39 amMon 6:56 pmMon 12:47 pmExtremely difficult to see