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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

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Sat, May 25 at 5:57 pm - Sun, May 26 at 6:19 am

12 hours, 22 minutes

Visible night of May 25 – May 26, 2019

Mercury: Until Sat 6:13 pm

Venus: From Sun 4:48 am

Mars: Until Sat 8:11 pm

Jupiter: From Sat 7:05 pm

Saturn: From Sat 9:09 pm

Uranus: From Sun 4:14 am

Neptune: From Sun 1:13 am

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Tonight's Sky in Port Moresby, May 25 – May 26, 2019 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Port Moresby

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

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

Sat, May 25 ↓6:13 pm

May 25, 2019
May 26, 2019

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Venus rise and set in Port Moresby

View just before sunrise.

Venus is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly before sunrise. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Sun, May 26 ↑4:48 am

May 25, 2019
May 26, 2019

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Mars rise and set in Port Moresby

View after sunset.

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

Sat, May 25 ↓8:11 pm

May 25, 2019
May 26, 2019

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Jupiter rise and set in Port Moresby

Up most of the night.

Jupiter is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night.

Sat, May 25 ↑7:05 pm

May 25, 2019
May 26, 2019

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Saturn rise and set in Port Moresby

View in the early morning.

Saturn can be seen for more than 9 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Sat, May 25 ↑9:09 pm

May 25, 2019
May 26, 2019

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Uranus rise and set in Port Moresby

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

Uranus is just 29 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. You may need binoculars.

Sun, May 26 ↑4:14 am

May 25, 2019
May 26, 2019

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Neptune rise and set in Port Moresby

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.

Sun, May 26 ↑1:13 am

May 25, 2019
May 26, 2019

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Planets Visible in Port Moresby

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, May 26, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:37 amSat 6:13 pmSat 12:25 pmDifficult to see
VenusSun 4:48 amSun 4:34 pmSun 10:41 amFairly good visibility
MarsSat 8:42 amSat 8:11 pmSat 2:27 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 7:05 pmSun 7:39 amSun 1:22 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 9:09 pmSun 9:42 amSun 3:25 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 4:14 amSun 4:00 pmSun 10:07 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneSun 1:13 amSun 1:22 pmSun 7:17 amVery difficult to see