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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Whangarei, New Zealand (Whangārei-terenga-paraoa)

Night Time

10 hours, 48 minutes

Thu, Oct 21 at 7:43 pm - Fri, Oct 22 at 6:31 am

Visible tonight, Oct 21 – Oct 22, 2021

Mercury: From Fri 5:52 am
Venus: Until Thu 11:40 pm
Mars: From Fri 6:22 am
Jupiter: Until Fri 3:49 am
Saturn: Until Fri 3:01 am
Uranus: From Thu 8:49 pm
Neptune: Until Fri 5:06 am
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Tonight's Sky in Whangarei, Oct 21 – Oct 22, 2021 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Whangarei

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

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

Fri, Oct 22 ↑5:52 am

Oct 21, 2021
Oct 22, 2021

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Venus rise and set in Whangarei

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.

Thu, Oct 21 ↓11:40 pm

Oct 21, 2021
Oct 22, 2021

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Mars rise and set in Whangarei

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mars is just 4 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Fri, Oct 22 ↑6:22 am

Oct 21, 2021
Oct 22, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in Whangarei

View after sunset.

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

Fri, Oct 22 ↓3:49 am

Oct 21, 2021
Oct 22, 2021

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Saturn rise and set in Whangarei

View after sunset.

Saturn can be seen for more than 7 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Fri, Oct 22 ↓3:01 am

Oct 21, 2021
Oct 22, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in Whangarei

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, Oct 21 ↑8:49 pm

Oct 21, 2021
Oct 22, 2021

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Neptune rise and set in Whangarei

After sunset and most of the night. Use binoculars.

Neptune is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the late evening hours after sunset. Very faint, use binoculars.

Fri, Oct 22 ↓5:06 am

Oct 21, 2021
Oct 22, 2021

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Planets Visible in Whangarei

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Oct 21, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:52 amFri 6:14 pmFri 12:03 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusThu 8:50 amThu 11:40 pmThu 4:15 pmGreat visibility
MarsFri 6:22 amFri 7:19 pmFri 12:50 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterThu 2:16 pmFri 3:49 amThu 9:03 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 1:00 pmFri 3:01 amThu 8:01 pmPerfect visibility
UranusThu 8:49 pmFri 7:22 amFri 2:06 amAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 4:35 pmFri 5:06 amThu 10:50 pmDifficult to see