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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Shanghai, Shanghai Municipality, China

Night Time

9 hours, 53 minutes

Mon, Jul 4 at 7:02 pm – Tue, Jul 5 at 4:55 am

Visible tonight, Jul 4 – Jul 5, 2022

Mercury: From Tue 3:56 am
Venus: From Tue 2:56 am
Mars: From Tue 12:29 am
Jupiter: From Mon 11:26 pm
Saturn: From Mon 9:26 pm
Uranus: From Tue 1:20 am
Neptune: From Mon 10:53 pm
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Tonight's Sky in Shanghai, Jul 4 – Jul 5, 2022 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Shanghai

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

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

Tue, Jul 5 ↑3:56 am

Jul 4, 2022
Jul 5, 2022

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Venus rise and set in Shanghai

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.

Tue, Jul 5 ↑2:56 am

Jul 4, 2022
Jul 5, 2022

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Mars rise and set in Shanghai

View before sunrise.

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

Tue, Jul 5 ↑12:29 am

Jul 4, 2022
Jul 5, 2022

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Jupiter rise and set in Shanghai

View in the early morning.

Jupiter can be seen for more than 5 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Mon, Jul 4 ↑11:26 pm

Jul 4, 2022
Jul 5, 2022

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Saturn rise and set in Shanghai

View in the early morning.

Saturn can be seen for more than 7 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Mon, Jul 4 ↑9:26 pm

Jul 4, 2022
Jul 5, 2022

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Uranus rise and set in Shanghai

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.

Tue, Jul 5 ↑1:20 am

Jul 4, 2022
Jul 5, 2022

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Neptune rise and set in Shanghai

View in the early morning. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 6 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.

Mon, Jul 4 ↑10:53 pm

Jul 4, 2022
Jul 5, 2022

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Planets Visible in Shanghai

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Jul 4, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 3:56 amTue 6:05 pmTue 11:00 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 2:56 amTue 4:52 pmTue 9:54 amGood visibility
MarsTue 12:29 amTue 1:22 pmTue 6:55 amAverage visibility
JupiterMon 11:26 pmTue 11:39 amTue 5:33 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 9:26 pmTue 8:17 amTue 2:52 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 1:20 amTue 2:48 pmTue 8:04 amDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 10:53 pmTue 10:42 amTue 4:47 amDifficult to see