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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Dundalk, Ireland (Dún Dealgan)

Night Time

9 hours, 37 minutes

Mon, Apr 19 at 8:35 pm - Tue, Apr 20 at 6:12 am

Visible tonight, Apr 19 – Apr 20, 2021

Mercury: Until Mon 8:36 pm
Venus: Until Mon 9:07 pm
Mars: Until Tue 2:07 am
Jupiter: From Tue 4:40 am
Saturn: From Tue 4:11 am
Uranus: Until Mon 9:31 pm
Neptune: From Tue 5:23 am
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Tonight's Sky in Dundalk, Apr 19 – Apr 20, 2021 (6 planets visible)

Venus rise and set in Dundalk

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

Venus is just 6 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Mon, Apr 19 ↓9:07 pm

Apr 19, 2021
Apr 20, 2021

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Mars rise and set in Dundalk

View after sunset.

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

Tue, Apr 20 ↓2:07 am

Apr 19, 2021
Apr 20, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in Dundalk

View before sunrise.

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

Tue, Apr 20 ↑4:40 am

Apr 19, 2021
Apr 20, 2021

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Saturn rise and set in Dundalk

View before sunrise.

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

Tue, Apr 20 ↑4:11 am

Apr 19, 2021
Apr 20, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in Dundalk

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Uranus is just 10 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Mon, Apr 19 ↓9:31 pm

Apr 19, 2021
Apr 20, 2021

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Neptune rise and set in Dundalk

Try before sunrise. Use binoculars.

Neptune rises shortly before sunrise, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe. Very faint, use binoculars.

Tue, Apr 20 ↑5:23 am

Apr 19, 2021
Apr 20, 2021

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Planets Visible in Dundalk

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Apr 19, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:21 amMon 8:36 pmMon 1:27 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
VenusMon 6:33 amMon 9:07 pmMon 1:49 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 8:39 amTue 2:07 amMon 5:23 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 4:40 amTue 2:15 pmTue 9:27 amFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 4:11 amTue 12:52 pmTue 8:32 amAverage visibility
UranusMon 6:39 amMon 9:31 pmMon 2:05 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneTue 5:23 amTue 4:43 pmTue 11:03 amExtremely difficult to see