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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Kingston, Norfolk Island

Night Time

12 hours, 47 minutes

Sun, Apr 21 at 5:23 pm – Mon, Apr 22 at 6:10 am

Visible tonight, Apr 21 – Apr 22, 2024

Mercury: From Mon 4:59 am
Venus: From Mon 5:17 am
Mars: From Mon 3:12 am
Jupiter: Until Sun 6:29 pm
Saturn: From Mon 2:38 am
Uranus: Until Sun 6:27 pm
Neptune: From Mon 3:37 am
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April 21–22: Peak of Lyrid Meteor Shower

This year, the Lyrids peak around the time of a bright Full Moon—never ideal for seeing shooting stars. Check viewing conditions for your city.

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Tonight's Sky in Kingston, Apr 21 – Apr 22, 2024 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Kingston

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only before sunrise and/or after sunset.

Mercury is just 15 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Mon, Apr 22 ↑4:59 am

Apr 21, 2024
Apr 22, 2024

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Venus rise and set in Kingston

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only before sunrise and/or after sunset.

Venus is just 12 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Mon, Apr 22 ↑5:17 am

Apr 21, 2024
Apr 22, 2024

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Mars rise and set in Kingston

View before sunrise.

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

Mon, Apr 22 ↑3:12 am

Apr 21, 2024
Apr 22, 2024

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Jupiter rise and set in Kingston

View just after sunset.

Jupiter is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly after sunset. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Sun, Apr 21 ↓6:29 pm

Apr 21, 2024
Apr 22, 2024

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Saturn rise and set in Kingston

View before sunrise.

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

Mon, Apr 22 ↑2:38 am

Apr 21, 2024
Apr 22, 2024

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Uranus rise and set in Kingston

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only after sunset. Bring binoculars (but don't look at the Sun!).

Uranus is just 20 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. You may need binoculars, but only use them when sun is down.

Sun, Apr 21 ↓6:27 pm

Apr 21, 2024
Apr 22, 2024

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Neptune rise and set in Kingston

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only before sunrise and/or after sunset. Bring binoculars (but don't look at the Sun!).

Neptune is just 33 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. You may need binoculars, but only use them when sun is down.

Mon, Apr 22 ↑3:37 am

Apr 21, 2024
Apr 22, 2024

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Planets Visible in Kingston

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Apr 21, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 4:59 amMon 4:35 pmMon 10:47 amVery difficult to see
VenusMon 5:17 amMon 4:52 pmMon 11:04 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 3:12 amMon 3:34 pmMon 9:23 amAverage visibility
JupiterSun 7:46 amSun 6:29 pmSun 1:08 pmAverage visibility
SaturnMon 2:38 amMon 3:14 pmMon 8:56 amAverage visibility
UranusSun 7:47 amSun 6:27 pmSun 1:07 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneMon 3:37 amMon 3:48 pmMon 9:43 amExtremely difficult to see