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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Dunedin, New Zealand (Ōtepoti)

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Wed, Nov 13 at 8:45 pm - Thu, Nov 14 at 5:58 am

9 hours, 13 minutes

Visible night of Nov 13 – Nov 14, 2019

Mercury: From Thu 5:51 am

Venus: Until Wed 10:50 pm

Mars: From Thu 5:03 am

Jupiter: Until Wed 11:39 pm

Saturn: Until Thu 1:03 am

Uranus: Until Thu 5:26 am

Neptune: Until Thu 3:48 am

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Tonight's Sky in Dunedin, Nov 13 – Nov 14, 2019 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Dunedin

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mercury is just 3 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Thu, Nov 14 ↑5:51 am

Nov 13, 2019
Nov 14, 2019

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Venus rise and set in Dunedin

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.

Wed, Nov 13 ↓10:50 pm

Nov 13, 2019
Nov 14, 2019

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Mars rise and set in Dunedin

Try before sunrise.

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

Thu, Nov 14 ↑5:03 am

Nov 13, 2019
Nov 14, 2019

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Jupiter rise and set in Dunedin

View after sunset.

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

Wed, Nov 13 ↓11:39 pm

Nov 13, 2019
Nov 14, 2019

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Saturn rise and set in Dunedin

View after sunset.

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

Thu, Nov 14 ↓1:03 am

Nov 13, 2019
Nov 14, 2019

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Uranus rise and set in Dunedin

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.

Thu, Nov 14 ↓5:26 am

Nov 13, 2019
Nov 14, 2019

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Neptune rise and set in Dunedin

View after sunset. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 7 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night. Very faint, use binoculars.

Thu, Nov 14 ↓3:48 am

Nov 13, 2019
Nov 14, 2019

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Planets Visible in Dunedin

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Nov 14, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:51 amThu 8:09 pmThu 1:01 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 7:10 amWed 10:50 pmWed 3:00 pmFairly good visibility
MarsThu 5:03 amThu 6:29 pmThu 11:46 amDifficult to see
JupiterWed 8:03 amWed 11:39 pmWed 3:51 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 9:37 amThu 1:03 amWed 5:20 pmAverage visibility
UranusWed 7:06 pmThu 5:26 amThu 12:16 amAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 2:50 pmThu 3:48 amWed 9:19 pmDifficult to see