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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Amsterdam, Netherlands

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Tue, Apr 7 at 8:25 pm - Wed, Apr 8 at 6:58 am

10 hours, 32 minutes

Visible night of Apr 7 – Apr 8, 2020

Mercury: From Wed 6:37 am

Venus: Until Wed 1:10 am

Mars: From Wed 4:54 am

Jupiter: From Wed 4:17 am

Saturn: From Wed 4:34 am

Uranus: Until Tue 10:01 pm

Neptune: From Wed 6:18 am

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Tonight's Sky in Amsterdam, Apr 7 – Apr 8, 2020 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Amsterdam

Try before sunrise.

Mercury rises shortly before sunrise, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe.

Wed, Apr 8 ↑6:37 am

Apr 7, 2020
Apr 8, 2020

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Venus rise and set in Amsterdam

View after sunset.

Venus can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Wed, Apr 8 ↓1:10 am

Apr 7, 2020
Apr 8, 2020

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Mars rise and set in Amsterdam

View before sunrise.

Mars can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter.

Wed, Apr 8 ↑4:54 am

Apr 7, 2020
Apr 8, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in Amsterdam

View before sunrise.

Jupiter can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter.

Wed, Apr 8 ↑4:17 am

Apr 7, 2020
Apr 8, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in Amsterdam

View before sunrise.

Saturn can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter.

Wed, Apr 8 ↑4:34 am

Apr 7, 2020
Apr 8, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in Amsterdam

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Uranus is just 17 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Tue, Apr 7 ↓10:01 pm

Apr 7, 2020
Apr 8, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in Amsterdam

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

Neptune is just 29 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Very faint, use binoculars.

Wed, Apr 8 ↑6:18 am

Apr 7, 2020
Apr 8, 2020

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Planets Visible in Amsterdam

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Apr 8, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:37 amWed 6:04 pmWed 12:20 pmDifficult to see
VenusTue 8:05 amWed 1:10 amTue 4:37 pmGreat visibility
MarsWed 4:54 amWed 1:19 pmWed 9:06 amAverage visibility
JupiterWed 4:17 amWed 12:24 pmWed 8:21 amFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 4:34 amWed 12:57 pmWed 8:45 amAverage visibility
UranusTue 7:36 amTue 10:01 pmTue 2:48 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneWed 6:18 amWed 5:31 pmWed 11:55 amExtremely difficult to see