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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Najaf, Iraq (an-Najaf)

Night Time

13 hours, 39 minutes

Tue, Jan 18 at 5:23 pm - Wed, Jan 19 at 7:02 am

Visible night of Jan 18 – Jan 19, 2022

Mercury: Until Tue 6:14 pm
Venus: From Wed 5:43 am
Mars: From Wed 4:52 am
Jupiter: Until Tue 8:11 pm
Saturn: Until Tue 6:34 pm
Uranus: Until Wed 1:24 am
Neptune: Until Tue 9:30 pm
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Tonight's Sky in Najaf, Jan 18 – Jan 19, 2022 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Najaf

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mercury is just 11 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Tue, Jan 18 ↓6:14 pm

Jan 18, 2022
Jan 19, 2022

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Venus rise and set in Najaf

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.

Wed, Jan 19 ↑5:43 am

Jan 18, 2022
Jan 19, 2022

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Mars rise and set in Najaf

View before sunrise.

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

Wed, Jan 19 ↑4:52 am

Jan 18, 2022
Jan 19, 2022

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Jupiter rise and set in Najaf

View after sunset.

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

Tue, Jan 18 ↓8:11 pm

Jan 18, 2022
Jan 19, 2022

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Saturn rise and set in Najaf

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

Saturn is just 16 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Tue, Jan 18 ↓6:34 pm

Jan 18, 2022
Jan 19, 2022

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Uranus rise and set in Najaf

View after sunset. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can be seen for more than 8 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night. You may need binoculars.

Wed, Jan 19 ↓1:24 am

Jan 18, 2022
Jan 19, 2022

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Neptune rise and set in Najaf

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 18 ↓9:30 pm

Jan 18, 2022
Jan 19, 2022

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Planets Visible in Najaf

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Jan 19, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:34 amTue 6:14 pmTue 12:54 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 5:43 amWed 4:21 pmWed 11:02 amFairly good visibility
MarsWed 4:52 amWed 2:50 pmWed 9:51 amAverage visibility
JupiterTue 9:02 amTue 8:11 pmTue 2:36 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 8:01 amTue 6:34 pmTue 1:17 pmDifficult to see
UranusTue 12:05 pmWed 1:24 amTue 6:44 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneTue 9:49 amTue 9:30 pmTue 3:39 pmVery difficult to see