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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Sligo, Ireland (Sligeach)

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Sat, Mar 23 at 6:52 pm - Sun, Mar 24 at 6:27 am

11 hours, 35 minutes

Visible night of Mar 23 – Mar 24, 2019

Mercury: From Sun 5:53 am

Venus: From Sun 5:36 am

Mars: Until Sun 12:05 am

Jupiter: From Sun 2:19 am

Saturn: From Sun 4:01 am

Uranus: Until Sat 9:33 pm

Neptune: From Sun 6:11 am

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Beta The Interactive Night Sky Map simulates the sky above Sligo 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 Sligo, Mar 23 – Mar 24, 2019 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Sligo

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

Mercury is just 15 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Sun, Mar 24 ↑5:53 am

Mar 23, 2019
Mar 24, 2019

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Venus rise and set in Sligo

Try before sunrise.

Venus rises shortly before sunrise, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Sun, Mar 24 ↑5:36 am

Mar 23, 2019
Mar 24, 2019

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Mars rise and set in Sligo

View after sunset.

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

Sun, Mar 24 ↓12:05 am

Mar 23, 2019
Mar 24, 2019

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Jupiter rise and set in Sligo

View in the early morning.

Jupiter can be seen for more than 4 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Sun, Mar 24 ↑2:19 am

Mar 23, 2019
Mar 24, 2019

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Saturn rise and set in Sligo

View before sunrise.

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

Sun, Mar 24 ↑4:01 am

Mar 23, 2019
Mar 24, 2019

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Uranus rise and set in Sligo

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only. Bring binoculars.

Uranus is just 28 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. You may need binoculars.

Sat, Mar 23 ↓9:33 pm

Mar 23, 2019
Mar 24, 2019

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Neptune rise and set in Sligo

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

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

Sun, Mar 24 ↑6:11 am

Mar 23, 2019
Mar 24, 2019

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Planets Visible in Sligo

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Mar 24, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:53 amSun 5:18 pmSun 11:36 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusSun 5:36 amSun 3:15 pmSun 10:25 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 7:55 amSun 12:05 amSat 4:00 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSun 2:18 amSun 9:44 amSun 6:01 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 4:01 amSun 11:42 amSun 7:51 amAverage visibility
UranusSat 7:18 amSat 9:33 pmSat 2:26 pmVery difficult to see
NeptuneSun 6:11 amSun 5:09 pmSun 11:40 amExtremely difficult to see