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

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Fri, May 24 at 9:45 pm - Sat, May 25 at 5:15 am

7 hours, 30 minutes

Visible night of May 24 – May 25, 2019

Mercury: Until Fri 10:12 pm

Venus: From Sat 4:38 am

Mars: Until Sat 12:32 am

Jupiter: From Fri 11:04 pm

Saturn: From Sat 12:59 am

Uranus: From Sat 4:17 am

Neptune: From Sat 3:10 am

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Tonight's Sky in Sligo, May 24 – May 25, 2019 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Sligo

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mercury is just 4 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Fri, May 24 ↓10:12 pm

May 24, 2019
May 25, 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.

Sat, May 25 ↑4:38 am

May 24, 2019
May 25, 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.

Sat, May 25 ↓12:32 am

May 24, 2019
May 25, 2019

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Jupiter rise and set in Sligo

Up most of the night.

Jupiter is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night.

Fri, May 24 ↑11:04 pm

May 24, 2019
May 25, 2019

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Saturn rise and set in Sligo

View in the early morning.

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

Sat, May 25 ↑12:59 am

May 24, 2019
May 25, 2019

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Uranus rise and set in Sligo

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

Uranus is just 29 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. You may need binoculars.

Sat, May 25 ↑4:17 am

May 24, 2019
May 25, 2019

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Neptune rise and set in Sligo

View before sunrise. Use binoculars.

Neptune can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. Very faint, use binoculars.

Sat, May 25 ↑3:10 am

May 24, 2019
May 25, 2019

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Planets Visible in Sligo

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, May 25, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:21 amFri 10:12 pmFri 1:45 pmVery difficult to see
VenusSat 4:38 amSat 7:31 pmSat 12:03 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsFri 7:08 amSat 12:32 amFri 3:50 pmAverage visibility
JupiterFri 11:04 pmSat 6:31 amSat 2:47 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 12:59 amSat 8:41 amSat 4:50 amPerfect visibility
UranusSat 4:17 amSat 6:46 pmSat 11:31 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSat 3:10 amSat 2:15 pmSat 8:42 amVery difficult to see