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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Kiritimati, Christmas Island, Kiribati

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Sun, Oct 20 at 6:16 pm - Mon, Oct 21 at 6:12 am

11 hours, 56 minutes

Visible night of Oct 20 – Oct 21, 2019

Mercury: Until Sun 7:46 pm

Venus: Until Sun 7:23 pm

Mars: From Mon 5:12 am

Jupiter: Until Sun 9:56 pm

Saturn: Until Sun 11:38 pm

Uranus: From Sun 6:43 pm

Neptune: Until Mon 3:47 am

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Tonight's Sky in Kiritimati, Oct 20 – Oct 21, 2019 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Kiritimati

View just after sunset.

Mercury is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly after sunset. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Sun, Oct 20 ↓7:46 pm

Oct 20, 2019
Oct 21, 2019

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Venus rise and set in Kiritimati

View just after sunset.

Venus is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly after sunset. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Sun, Oct 20 ↓7:23 pm

Oct 20, 2019
Oct 21, 2019

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Mars rise and set in Kiritimati

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

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

Mon, Oct 21 ↑5:12 am

Oct 20, 2019
Oct 21, 2019

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Jupiter rise and set in Kiritimati

View after sunset.

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

Sun, Oct 20 ↓9:56 pm

Oct 20, 2019
Oct 21, 2019

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Saturn rise and set in Kiritimati

View after sunset.

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

Sun, Oct 20 ↓11:38 pm

Oct 20, 2019
Oct 21, 2019

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Uranus rise and set in Kiritimati

Up most of the night. Bring binoculars.

Uranus is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night. You may need binoculars.

Sun, Oct 20 ↑6:43 pm

Oct 20, 2019
Oct 21, 2019

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Neptune rise and set in Kiritimati

After sunset and most of the night. Use binoculars.

Neptune is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the late evening hours after sunset. Very faint, use binoculars.

Mon, Oct 21 ↓3:47 am

Oct 20, 2019
Oct 21, 2019

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Planets Visible in Kiritimati

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Oct 21, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:47 amSun 7:46 pmSun 1:46 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 7:22 amSun 7:23 pmSun 1:23 pmFairly good visibility
MarsMon 5:12 amMon 5:15 pmMon 11:14 amDifficult to see
JupiterSun 9:59 amSun 9:56 pmSun 3:57 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 11:41 amSun 11:38 pmSun 5:39 pmAverage visibility
UranusSun 6:43 pmMon 6:49 amMon 12:46 amAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 3:46 pmMon 3:47 amSun 9:46 pmDifficult to see