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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Rotterdam, Netherlands

Night Time

11 hours, 29 minutes

Sat, Mar 25 at 7:03 pm – Sun, Mar 26 at 7:31 am

Visible night of Mar 25 – Mar 26, 2023

Mercury: Until Sat 7:48 pm
Venus: Until Sat 10:30 pm
Mars: Until Sun 4:06 am
Jupiter: Until Sat 8:11 pm
Saturn: From Sun 6:45 am
Uranus: Until Sat 10:59 pm
Neptune: From Sun 7:24 am
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Venus shines as a bright ‘evening star’

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Tonight's Sky in Rotterdam, Mar 25 – Mar 26, 2023 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Rotterdam

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only after sunset.

Mercury is just 8 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Sat, Mar 25 ↓7:48 pm

Mar 25, 2023
Mar 26, 2023

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Venus rise and set in Rotterdam

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.

Sat, Mar 25 ↓10:30 pm

Mar 25, 2023
Mar 26, 2023

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Mars rise and set in Rotterdam

View after sunset.

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

Sun, Mar 26 ↓4:06 am

Mar 25, 2023
Mar 26, 2023

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Jupiter rise and set in Rotterdam

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only after sunset.

Jupiter is just 13 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Sat, Mar 25 ↓8:11 pm

Mar 25, 2023
Mar 26, 2023

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Saturn rise and set in Rotterdam

Try before sunrise.

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

Sun, Mar 26 ↑6:45 am

Mar 25, 2023
Mar 26, 2023

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Uranus rise and set in Rotterdam

View after sunset. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. You may need binoculars.

Sat, Mar 25 ↓10:59 pm

Mar 25, 2023
Mar 26, 2023

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Neptune rise and set in Rotterdam

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Neptune is just 9 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Sun, Mar 26 ↑7:24 am

Mar 25, 2023
Mar 26, 2023

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Planets Visible in Rotterdam

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Mar 26, 2023
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:50 amSat 7:48 pmSat 1:18 pmDifficult to see
VenusSat 7:35 amSat 10:30 pmSat 3:02 pmGood visibility
MarsSat 9:55 amSun 4:06 amSat 6:30 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 7:04 amSat 8:11 pmSat 1:37 pmSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSun 6:45 amSun 4:46 pmSun 11:46 amDifficult to see
UranusSat 7:55 amSat 10:59 pmSat 3:27 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 7:24 amSun 7:01 pmSun 1:12 pmExtremely difficult to see