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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Qacha's Nek, Lesotho

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Mon, May 27 at 5:14 pm - Tue, May 28 at 6:50 am

13 hours, 37 minutes

Visible tonight, May 27 – May 28, 2019

Mercury: Until Mon 5:37 pm

Venus: From Tue 5:10 am

Mars: Until Mon 7:20 pm

Jupiter: From Mon 6:08 pm

Saturn: From Mon 8:15 pm

Uranus: From Tue 4:20 am

Neptune: From Tue 12:48 am

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Tonight's Sky in Qacha's Nek, May 27 – May 28, 2019 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Qacha's Nek

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

Mercury is just 7 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Mon, May 27 ↓5:37 pm

May 27, 2019
May 28, 2019

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Venus rise and set in Qacha's Nek

View just before sunrise.

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

Tue, May 28 ↑5:10 am

May 27, 2019
May 28, 2019

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Mars rise and set in Qacha's Nek

View after sunset.

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

Mon, May 27 ↓7:20 pm

May 27, 2019
May 28, 2019

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Jupiter rise and set in Qacha's Nek

Up most of the night.

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

Mon, May 27 ↑6:08 pm

May 27, 2019
May 28, 2019

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Saturn rise and set in Qacha's Nek

View in the early morning.

Saturn can be seen for more than 10 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Mon, May 27 ↑8:15 pm

May 27, 2019
May 28, 2019

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Uranus rise and set in Qacha's Nek

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

Uranus is just 31 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. You may need binoculars.

Tue, May 28 ↑4:20 am

May 27, 2019
May 28, 2019

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Neptune rise and set in Qacha's Nek

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.

Tue, May 28 ↑12:48 am

May 27, 2019
May 28, 2019

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Planets Visible in Qacha's Nek

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, May 27, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:26 amMon 5:37 pmMon 12:32 pmDifficult to see
VenusTue 5:10 amTue 4:03 pmTue 10:37 amFairly good visibility
MarsMon 9:16 amMon 7:20 pmMon 2:18 pmAverage visibility
JupiterMon 6:08 pmTue 8:03 amTue 1:06 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 8:15 pmTue 10:04 amTue 3:09 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 4:20 amTue 3:24 pmTue 9:52 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneTue 12:48 amTue 1:17 pmTue 7:02 amVery difficult to see