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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Hong Kong, Hong Kong

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Tue, Jan 15 at 5:59 pm - Wed, Jan 16 at 7:05 am

13 hours, 5 minutes

Visible night of Jan 15 – Jan 16, 2019

Mercury: From Wed 6:34 am

Venus: From Wed 3:42 am

Mars: Until Tue 11:29 pm

Jupiter: From Wed 4:12 am

Saturn: From Wed 6:15 am

Uranus: Until Wed 12:51 am

Neptune: Until Tue 9:39 pm

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Beta The Interactive Night Sky Map simulates the sky above Hong Kong on a date of your choice. Use it to locate a planet, the Moon, or the Sun and track their movements across the sky. The map also shows the phases of the Moon, and all solar and lunar eclipses. Need some help?

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Tonight's Sky in Hong Kong, Jan 15 – Jan 16, 2019 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Hong Kong

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

Mercury is just 9 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Wed, Jan 16 ↑6:34 am

Jan 15, 2019
Jan 16, 2019

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Venus rise and set in Hong Kong

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.

Wed, Jan 16 ↑3:42 am

Jan 15, 2019
Jan 16, 2019

Venus

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Mars rise and set in Hong Kong

View after sunset.

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

Tue, Jan 15 ↓11:29 pm

Jan 15, 2019
Jan 16, 2019

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Jupiter rise and set in Hong Kong

View before sunrise.

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

Wed, Jan 16 ↑4:12 am

Jan 15, 2019
Jan 16, 2019

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Saturn rise and set in Hong Kong

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

Saturn is just 12 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Wed, Jan 16 ↑6:15 am

Jan 15, 2019
Jan 16, 2019

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Uranus rise and set in Hong Kong

View after sunset. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can be seen for more than 6 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night. You may need binoculars.

Wed, Jan 16 ↓12:51 am

Jan 15, 2019
Jan 16, 2019

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Neptune rise and set in Hong Kong

View after sunset. Use binoculars.

Neptune can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. Very faint, use binoculars.

Tue, Jan 15 ↓9:39 pm

Jan 15, 2019
Jan 16, 2019

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Planets Visible in Hong Kong

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Jan 16, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:34 amWed 5:18 pmWed 11:56 amDifficult to see
VenusWed 3:42 amWed 2:44 pmWed 9:13 amGreat visibility
MarsTue 11:12 amTue 11:29 pmTue 5:20 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 4:12 amWed 3:00 pmWed 9:36 amFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 6:15 amWed 5:02 pmWed 11:39 amDifficult to see
UranusTue 12:13 pmWed 12:51 amTue 6:32 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneTue 9:59 amTue 9:39 pmTue 3:49 pmVery difficult to see