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

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Sun, Sep 20 at 6:02 pm - Mon, Sep 21 at 5:59 am

11 hours, 56 minutes

Visible tonight, Sep 20 – Sep 21, 2020

Mercury: Until Sun 8:00 pm
Venus: From Mon 4:09 am
Mars: From Sun 8:15 pm
Jupiter: Until Mon 2:45 am
Saturn: Until Mon 3:13 am
Uranus: From Sun 9:25 pm
Neptune: Until Mon 5:49 am
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Tonight's Sky in Gisborne, Sep 20 – Sep 21, 2020 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Gisborne

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.

Sun, Sep 20 ↓8:00 pm

Sep 20, 2020
Sep 21, 2020

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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.

Mon, Sep 21 ↑4:09 am

Sep 20, 2020
Sep 21, 2020

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Mars rise and set in Gisborne

Most of the night until sunrise.

Mars is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise.

Sun, Sep 20 ↑8:15 pm

Sep 20, 2020
Sep 21, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in Gisborne

View after sunset.

Jupiter can be seen for more than 8 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Mon, Sep 21 ↓2:45 am

Sep 20, 2020
Sep 21, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in Gisborne

View after sunset.

Saturn can be seen for more than 9 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Mon, Sep 21 ↓3:13 am

Sep 20, 2020
Sep 21, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in Gisborne

View in the early morning. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can be seen for more than 8 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. You may need binoculars.

Sun, Sep 20 ↑9:25 pm

Sep 20, 2020
Sep 21, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in Gisborne

Up most of the night. Use binoculars.

Neptune is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night. Very faint, use binoculars.

Mon, Sep 21 ↓5:49 am

Sep 20, 2020
Sep 21, 2020

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Planets Visible in Gisborne

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Sep 20, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:52 amSun 8:00 pmSun 1:25 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 4:09 amMon 2:33 pmMon 9:21 amGood visibility
MarsSun 8:15 pmMon 7:35 amMon 1:55 amPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 12:04 pmMon 2:45 amSun 7:25 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 12:43 pmMon 3:13 amSun 7:58 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSun 9:25 pmMon 7:54 amMon 2:39 amAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 5:12 pmMon 5:49 amSun 11:31 pmSlightly difficult to see