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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Schönau am Königssee, Bavaria, Germany

Night Time

15 hours, 28 minutes

Sat, Dec 9 at 4:16 pm – Sun, Dec 10 at 7:44 am

Visible night of Dec 9 – Dec 10, 2023

Mercury: Until Sat 5:30 pm
Venus: From Sun 4:00 am
Mars: From Sun 7:15 am
Jupiter: Until Sun 4:10 am
Saturn: Until Sat 10:19 pm
Uranus: Until Sun 5:28 am
Neptune: Until Sun 12:26 am
Location of Schönau am KönigsseeLocation

It’s a Good Year for the Geminids

The Geminid meteor shower peaks around December 13–14 or 14–15, just a few days after the New Moon on December 12.

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Tonight's Sky in Schönau am Königssee, Dec 9 – Dec 10, 2023 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Schönau am Königssee

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.

Sat, Dec 9 ↓5:30 pm

Dec 9, 2023
Dec 10, 2023

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Venus rise and set in Schönau am Königssee

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.

Sun, Dec 10 ↑4:00 am

Dec 9, 2023
Dec 10, 2023

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Mars rise and set in Schönau am Königssee

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mars is just 6 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Sun, Dec 10 ↑7:15 am

Dec 9, 2023
Dec 10, 2023

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Jupiter rise and set in Schönau am Königssee

View after sunset.

Jupiter can be seen for more than 11 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Sun, Dec 10 ↓4:10 am

Dec 9, 2023
Dec 10, 2023

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Saturn rise and set in Schönau am Königssee

View after sunset.

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

Sat, Dec 9 ↓10:19 pm

Dec 9, 2023
Dec 10, 2023

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Uranus rise and set in Schönau am Königssee

After sunset and most of the night. Bring binoculars.

Uranus is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the late evening hours after sunset. You may need binoculars.

Sun, Dec 10 ↓5:28 am

Dec 9, 2023
Dec 10, 2023

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Neptune rise and set in Schönau am Königssee

View after sunset. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 8 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night. Very faint, use binoculars.

Sun, Dec 10 ↓12:26 am

Dec 9, 2023
Dec 10, 2023

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Planets Visible in Schönau am Königssee

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Dec 10, 2023
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 9:26 amSat 5:30 pmSat 1:28 pmAverage visibility
VenusSun 4:00 amSun 2:24 pmSun 9:12 amGood visibility
MarsSun 7:15 amSun 3:48 pmSun 11:32 amExtremely difficult to see
JupiterSat 2:14 pmSun 4:10 amSat 9:12 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 12:05 pmSat 10:19 pmSat 5:12 pmAverage visibility
UranusSat 2:42 pmSun 5:28 amSat 10:05 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneSat 12:49 pmSun 12:26 amSat 6:38 pmDifficult to see