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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Gisborne, New Zealand (Tūranga-nui-a-Kiwa)

Night Time

14 hours, 2 minutes

Tue, May 17 at 5:03 pm – Wed, May 18 at 7:05 am

Visible night of May 17 – May 18, 2022

Mercury: Until Tue 5:24 pm
Venus: From Wed 3:46 am
Mars: From Wed 1:54 am
Jupiter: From Wed 2:28 am
Saturn: From Tue 11:28 pm
Uranus: From Wed 6:09 am
Neptune: From Wed 1:57 am
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Tonight's Sky in Gisborne, May 17 – May 18, 2022 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Gisborne

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

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

Tue, May 17 ↓5:24 pm

May 17, 2022
May 18, 2022

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Venus rise and set in Gisborne

View before sunrise.

Venus can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Wed, May 18 ↑3:46 am

May 17, 2022
May 18, 2022

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Mars rise and set in Gisborne

View before sunrise.

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

Wed, May 18 ↑1:54 am

May 17, 2022
May 18, 2022

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Jupiter rise and set in Gisborne

View before sunrise.

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

Wed, May 18 ↑2:28 am

May 17, 2022
May 18, 2022

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Saturn rise and set in Gisborne

View before sunrise.

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

Tue, May 17 ↑11:28 pm

May 17, 2022
May 18, 2022

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Uranus rise and set in Gisborne

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Uranus is just 11 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Wed, May 18 ↑6:09 am

May 17, 2022
May 18, 2022

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Neptune rise and set in Gisborne

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.

Wed, May 18 ↑1:57 am

May 17, 2022
May 18, 2022

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Planets Visible in Gisborne

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, May 18, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:43 amTue 5:24 pmTue 12:33 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 3:46 amWed 3:19 pmWed 9:33 amGood visibility
MarsWed 1:54 amWed 2:23 pmWed 8:08 amAverage visibility
JupiterWed 2:28 amWed 2:36 pmWed 8:32 amFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 11:28 pmWed 1:05 pmWed 6:16 amAverage visibility
UranusWed 6:09 amWed 4:26 pmWed 11:18 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneWed 1:57 amWed 2:20 pmWed 8:09 amVery difficult to see