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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Jerusalem, Israel

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Wed, Sep 23 at 6:34 pm - Thu, Sep 24 at 6:28 am

11 hours, 55 minutes

Visible night of Sep 23 – Sep 24, 2020

Mercury: Until Wed 7:32 pm
Venus: From Thu 3:14 am
Mars: From Wed 7:53 pm
Jupiter: Until Thu 12:45 am
Saturn: Until Thu 1:22 am
Uranus: From Wed 8:19 pm
Neptune: Until Thu 5:37 am
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Tonight's Sky in Jerusalem, Sep 23 – Sep 24, 2020 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Jerusalem

Try after sunset.

Mercury sets shortly after sunset, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe.

Wed, Sep 23 ↓7:32 pm

Sep 23, 2020
Sep 24, 2020

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Venus rise and set in Jerusalem

View before sunrise.

Venus can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Thu, Sep 24 ↑3:14 am

Sep 23, 2020
Sep 24, 2020

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Mars rise and set in Jerusalem

Most of the night until sunrise.

Mars is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise.

Wed, Sep 23 ↑7:53 pm

Sep 23, 2020
Sep 24, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in Jerusalem

View after sunset.

Jupiter can be seen for more than 6 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Thu, Sep 24 ↓12:45 am

Sep 23, 2020
Sep 24, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in Jerusalem

View after sunset.

Saturn can be seen for more than 6 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Thu, Sep 24 ↓1:22 am

Sep 23, 2020
Sep 24, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in Jerusalem

Most of the night until sunrise. Bring binoculars.

Uranus is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise. You may need binoculars.

Wed, Sep 23 ↑8:19 pm

Sep 23, 2020
Sep 24, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in Jerusalem

Up most of the night. Use binoculars.

Neptune is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night. Very faint, use binoculars.

Thu, Sep 24 ↓5:37 am

Sep 23, 2020
Sep 24, 2020

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Planets Visible in Jerusalem

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Sep 24, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 8:25 amWed 7:32 pmWed 1:59 pmDifficult to see
VenusThu 3:14 amThu 4:34 pmThu 9:54 amGood visibility
MarsWed 7:53 pmThu 8:28 amThu 2:10 amPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 2:41 pmThu 12:45 amWed 7:43 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 3:10 pmThu 1:22 amWed 8:16 pmPerfect visibility
UranusWed 8:19 pmThu 9:35 amThu 2:57 amAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 6:00 pmThu 5:37 amWed 11:48 pmSlightly difficult to see