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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Valletta, Malta

Night Time

10 hours, 35 minutes

Thu, Aug 18 at 7:48 pm – Fri, Aug 19 at 6:23 am

Visible tonight, Aug 18 – Aug 19, 2022

Mercury: Until Thu 8:51 pm
Venus: From Fri 4:58 am
Mars: From Fri 12:03 am
Jupiter: From Thu 9:37 pm
Saturn: Until Fri 6:05 am
Uranus: From Thu 11:24 pm
Neptune: From Thu 9:02 pm
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Tonight's Sky in Valletta, Aug 18 – Aug 19, 2022 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Valletta

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.

Thu, Aug 18 ↓8:51 pm

Aug 18, 2022
Aug 19, 2022

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Venus rise and set in Valletta

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.

Fri, Aug 19 ↑4:58 am

Aug 18, 2022
Aug 19, 2022

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Mars rise and set in Valletta

View in the early morning.

Mars can be seen for more than 6 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Fri, Aug 19 ↑12:03 am

Aug 18, 2022
Aug 19, 2022

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Jupiter rise and set in Valletta

View in the early morning.

Jupiter can be seen for more than 8 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Thu, Aug 18 ↑9:37 pm

Aug 18, 2022
Aug 19, 2022

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Saturn rise and set in Valletta

Up almost all night.

Saturn is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun in the sky, and is, therefore, visible most of the night. This is the best time of the year to view the planet.

Fri, Aug 19 ↓6:05 am

Aug 18, 2022
Aug 19, 2022

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Uranus rise and set in Valletta

View in the early morning. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can be seen for more than 6 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. You may need binoculars.

Thu, Aug 18 ↑11:24 pm

Aug 18, 2022
Aug 19, 2022

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Neptune rise and set in Valletta

Most of the night until sunrise. Use binoculars.

Neptune is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.

Thu, Aug 18 ↑9:02 pm

Aug 18, 2022
Aug 19, 2022

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Planets Visible in Valletta

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Aug 18, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 8:29 amThu 8:51 pmThu 2:41 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 4:58 amFri 6:58 pmFri 11:58 amFairly good visibility
MarsFri 12:03 amFri 2:00 pmFri 7:01 amPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 9:37 pmFri 9:50 amFri 3:44 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 7:34 pmFri 6:05 amFri 12:50 amPerfect visibility
UranusThu 11:24 pmFri 1:11 pmFri 6:18 amAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 9:02 pmFri 8:47 amFri 2:55 amDifficult to see