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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Longford, Ireland (an Longfort)

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Sun, Apr 5 at 8:14 pm - Mon, Apr 6 at 6:51 am

10 hours, 36 minutes

Visible night of Apr 5 – Apr 6, 2020

Mercury: From Mon 6:32 am

Venus: Until Mon 1:06 am

Mars: From Mon 4:55 am

Jupiter: From Mon 4:22 am

Saturn: From Mon 4:38 am

Uranus: Until Sun 10:02 pm

Neptune: From Mon 6:18 am

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Beta The Interactive Night Sky Map simulates the sky above Longford 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 Longford, Apr 5 – Apr 6, 2020 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Longford

Try before sunrise.

Mercury rises shortly before sunrise, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe.

Mon, Apr 6 ↑6:32 am

Apr 5, 2020
Apr 6, 2020

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Venus rise and set in Longford

View after sunset.

Venus can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Mon, Apr 6 ↓1:06 am

Apr 5, 2020
Apr 6, 2020

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Mars rise and set in Longford

View before sunrise.

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

Mon, Apr 6 ↑4:55 am

Apr 5, 2020
Apr 6, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in Longford

View before sunrise.

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

Mon, Apr 6 ↑4:22 am

Apr 5, 2020
Apr 6, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in Longford

View before sunrise.

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

Mon, Apr 6 ↑4:38 am

Apr 5, 2020
Apr 6, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in Longford

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Uranus is just 19 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Sun, Apr 5 ↓10:02 pm

Apr 5, 2020
Apr 6, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in Longford

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

Neptune is just 27 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Very faint, use binoculars.

Mon, Apr 6 ↑6:18 am

Apr 5, 2020
Apr 6, 2020

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Planets Visible in Longford

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Apr 6, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:32 amMon 5:44 pmMon 12:07 pmDifficult to see
VenusSun 7:51 amMon 1:06 amSun 4:28 pmGreat visibility
MarsMon 4:55 amMon 1:03 pmMon 8:59 amAverage visibility
JupiterMon 4:22 amMon 12:15 pmMon 8:18 amFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 4:38 amMon 12:48 pmMon 8:43 amAverage visibility
UranusSun 7:31 amSun 10:02 pmSun 2:46 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneMon 6:18 amMon 5:28 pmMon 11:53 amExtremely difficult to see