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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (Adis Abeba)

Night Time

11 hours, 26 minutes

Mon, Jul 22 at 6:48 pm – Tue, Jul 23 at 6:14 am

Visible tonight, Jul 22 – Jul 23, 2024

Mercury: Until Mon 8:27 pm
Venus: Until Mon 7:41 pm
Mars: From Tue 2:02 am
Jupiter: From Tue 2:48 am
Saturn: From Mon 9:45 pm
Uranus: From Tue 1:42 am
Neptune: From Mon 10:20 pm
Location of Addis AbabaLocation

Venus Returns as the Evening Star

Starting from around now—depending on the latitude of your town or city—Venus is returning to the western sky after sunset.

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Tonight's Sky in Addis Ababa, Jul 22 – Jul 23, 2024 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Addis Ababa

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.

Mon, Jul 22 ↓8:27 pm

Jul 22, 2024
Jul 23, 2024

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Venus rise and set in Addis Ababa

Try after sunset.

Venus sets shortly after sunset, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Mon, Jul 22 ↓7:41 pm

Jul 22, 2024
Jul 23, 2024

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Mars rise and set in Addis Ababa

View before sunrise.

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

Tue, Jul 23 ↑2:02 am

Jul 22, 2024
Jul 23, 2024

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Jupiter rise and set in Addis Ababa

View before sunrise.

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

Tue, Jul 23 ↑2:48 am

Jul 22, 2024
Jul 23, 2024

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Saturn rise and set in Addis Ababa

View in the early morning.

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

Mon, Jul 22 ↑9:45 pm

Jul 22, 2024
Jul 23, 2024

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Uranus rise and set in Addis Ababa

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 23 ↑1:42 am

Jul 22, 2024
Jul 23, 2024

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Neptune rise and set in Addis Ababa

View in the early morning. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 7 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.

Mon, Jul 22 ↑10:20 pm

Jul 22, 2024
Jul 23, 2024

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Planets Visible in Addis Ababa

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Jul 22, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:08 amMon 8:27 pmMon 2:17 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 7:12 amMon 7:41 pmMon 1:26 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 2:02 amTue 2:33 pmTue 8:17 amAverage visibility
JupiterTue 2:48 amTue 3:20 pmTue 9:04 amFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 9:45 pmTue 9:40 amTue 3:42 amGreat visibility
UranusTue 1:42 amTue 2:10 pmTue 7:56 amDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 10:20 pmTue 10:21 amTue 4:21 amDifficult to see