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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Cairo, Egypt (Al Qâhirah)

Night Time

10 hours, 39 minutes

Wed, Aug 10 at 6:41 pm – Thu, Aug 11 at 5:19 am

Visible tonight, Aug 10 – Aug 11, 2022

Mercury: Until Wed 7:47 pm
Venus: From Thu 3:49 am
Mars: From Wed 11:22 pm
Jupiter: From Wed 9:04 pm
Saturn: From Wed 6:52 pm
Uranus: From Wed 11:00 pm
Neptune: From Wed 8:26 pm
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Tonight's Sky in Cairo, Aug 10 – Aug 11, 2022 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Cairo

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.

Wed, Aug 10 ↓7:47 pm

Aug 10, 2022
Aug 11, 2022

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Venus rise and set in Cairo

View just before sunrise.

Venus is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly before sunrise. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Thu, Aug 11 ↑3:49 am

Aug 10, 2022
Aug 11, 2022

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Mars rise and set in Cairo

View before sunrise.

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

Wed, Aug 10 ↑11:22 pm

Aug 10, 2022
Aug 11, 2022

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Jupiter rise and set in Cairo

View in the early morning.

Jupiter can be seen for more than 8 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Wed, Aug 10 ↑9:04 pm

Aug 10, 2022
Aug 11, 2022

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Saturn rise and set in Cairo

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.

Wed, Aug 10 ↑6:52 pm

Aug 10, 2022
Aug 11, 2022

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Uranus rise and set in Cairo

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.

Wed, Aug 10 ↑11:00 pm

Aug 10, 2022
Aug 11, 2022

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Neptune rise and set in Cairo

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.

Wed, Aug 10 ↑8:26 pm

Aug 10, 2022
Aug 11, 2022

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Planets Visible in Cairo

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Aug 10, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:03 amWed 7:47 pmWed 1:25 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusThu 3:49 amThu 5:36 pmThu 10:42 amFairly good visibility
MarsWed 11:22 pmThu 12:50 pmThu 6:06 amAverage visibility
JupiterWed 9:04 pmThu 9:16 amThu 3:10 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 6:52 pmThu 5:42 amThu 12:17 amPerfect visibility
UranusWed 11:00 pmThu 12:25 pmThu 5:42 amAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 8:26 pmThu 8:15 amThu 2:20 amDifficult to see