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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Brest, Finistère, France

Night Time

10 hours, 23 minutes

Sat, Apr 13 at 9:06 pm – Sun, Apr 14 at 7:29 am

Visible night of Apr 13 – Apr 14, 2024

Mercury: From Sun 7:13 am
Venus: From Sun 7:12 am
Mars: From Sun 6:26 am
Jupiter: Until Sat 11:24 pm
Saturn: From Sun 6:24 am
Uranus: Until Sat 11:33 pm
Neptune: From Sun 6:47 am
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Tonight's Sky in Brest, Apr 13 – Apr 14, 2024 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Brest

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

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

Sun, Apr 14 ↑7:13 am

Apr 13, 2024
Apr 14, 2024

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Venus rise and set in Brest

Try before sunrise.

Venus rises shortly before sunrise, 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.

Sun, Apr 14 ↑7:12 am

Apr 13, 2024
Apr 14, 2024

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Mars rise and set in Brest

View before sunrise.

Mars can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. It is quite close to the horizon, making it fainter because the light has to cover a larger distance when traveling through the Earth's atmosphere. Make sure to get an unobstructed view.

Sun, Apr 14 ↑6:26 am

Apr 13, 2024
Apr 14, 2024

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Jupiter rise and set in Brest

View just after sunset.

Jupiter is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly after sunset. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Sat, Apr 13 ↓11:24 pm

Apr 13, 2024
Apr 14, 2024

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Saturn rise and set in Brest

View before sunrise.

Saturn can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. It is quite close to the horizon, making it fainter because the light has to cover a larger distance when traveling through the Earth's atmosphere. Make sure to get an unobstructed view.

Sun, Apr 14 ↑6:24 am

Apr 13, 2024
Apr 14, 2024

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Uranus rise and set in Brest

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only after sunset. Bring binoculars (but don't look at the Sun!).

Uranus is just 27 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. You may need binoculars, but only use them when sun is down.

Sat, Apr 13 ↓11:33 pm

Apr 13, 2024
Apr 14, 2024

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Neptune rise and set in Brest

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only before sunrise and/or after sunset. Bring binoculars (but don't look at the Sun!).

Neptune is just 26 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. You may need binoculars, but only use them when sun is down.

Sun, Apr 14 ↑6:47 am

Apr 13, 2024
Apr 14, 2024

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Planets Visible in Brest

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Apr 14, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:13 amSun 8:43 pmSun 1:59 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSun 7:12 amSun 7:48 pmSun 1:30 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 6:26 amSun 5:37 pmSun 12:01 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 8:37 amSat 11:24 pmSat 4:00 pmAverage visibility
SaturnSun 6:24 amSun 5:22 pmSun 11:53 amAverage visibility
UranusSat 8:37 amSat 11:33 pmSat 4:05 pmVery difficult to see
NeptuneSun 6:47 amSun 6:36 pmSun 12:41 pmExtremely difficult to see