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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Chengdu, Sichuan, China

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Sun, Jan 20 at 6:28 pm - Mon, Jan 21 at 8:00 am

13 hours, 32 minutes

Visible night of Jan 20 – Jan 21, 2019

Mercury: From Mon 7:46 am

Venus: From Mon 4:42 am

Mars: Until Mon 12:08 am

Jupiter: From Mon 4:54 am

Saturn: From Mon 6:56 am

Uranus: Until Mon 1:19 am

Neptune: Until Sun 9:55 pm

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Beta The Interactive Night Sky Map simulates the sky above Chengdu on a date of your choice. Use it to locate a planet, the Moon, or the Sun and track their movements across the sky. The map also shows the phases of the Moon, and all solar and lunar eclipses. Need some help?

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Currently showing previous night. For planet visibility in the coming night, please check again after 12 noon.

Tonight's Sky in Chengdu, Jan 20 – Jan 21, 2019 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Chengdu

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

Mercury is just 7 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Mon, Jan 21 ↑7:46 am

Jan 20, 2019
Jan 21, 2019

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Venus rise and set in Chengdu

View before sunrise.

Venus can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Mon, Jan 21 ↑4:42 am

Jan 20, 2019
Jan 21, 2019

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Mars rise and set in Chengdu

View after sunset.

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

Mon, Jan 21 ↓12:08 am

Jan 20, 2019
Jan 21, 2019

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Jupiter rise and set in Chengdu

View before sunrise.

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

Mon, Jan 21 ↑4:54 am

Jan 20, 2019
Jan 21, 2019

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Saturn rise and set in Chengdu

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

Saturn is just 16 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Mon, Jan 21 ↑6:56 am

Jan 20, 2019
Jan 21, 2019

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Uranus rise and set in Chengdu

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, Jan 21 ↓1:19 am

Jan 20, 2019
Jan 21, 2019

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Neptune rise and set in Chengdu

View after sunset. Use binoculars.

Neptune can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. Very faint, use binoculars.

Sun, Jan 20 ↓9:55 pm

Jan 20, 2019
Jan 21, 2019

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Planets Visible in Chengdu

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Jan 21, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:46 amMon 5:57 pmMon 12:51 pmDifficult to see
VenusMon 4:42 amMon 3:11 pmMon 9:57 amGreat visibility
MarsSun 11:39 amMon 12:08 amSun 5:53 pmAverage visibility
JupiterMon 4:54 amMon 3:08 pmMon 10:01 amFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 6:56 amMon 5:08 pmMon 12:02 pmDifficult to see
UranusSun 12:26 pmMon 1:19 amSun 6:52 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 10:25 amSun 9:55 pmSun 4:10 pmVery difficult to see

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