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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Hofuf, Saudi Arabia (Al-Hasa)

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Fri, Dec 14 at 4:53 pm - Sat, Dec 15 at 6:19 am

13 hours, 26 minutes

Visible night of Dec 14 – Dec 15, 2018

Mercury: From Sat 4:41 am

Venus: From Sat 2:54 am

Mars: Until Fri 11:19 pm

Jupiter: From Sat 5:12 am

Saturn: Until Fri 6:06 pm

Uranus: Until Sat 2:18 am

Neptune: Until Fri 10:58 pm

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Tonight's Sky in Hofuf, Dec 14 – Dec 15, 2018 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Hofuf

View just before sunrise.

Mercury is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly before sunrise. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Sat, Dec 15 ↑4:41 am

Dec 14, 2018
Dec 15, 2018

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Venus rise and set in Hofuf

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.

Sat, Dec 15 ↑2:54 am

Dec 14, 2018
Dec 15, 2018

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Mars rise and set in Hofuf

View after sunset.

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

Fri, Dec 14 ↓11:19 pm

Dec 14, 2018
Dec 15, 2018

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Jupiter rise and set in Hofuf

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

Jupiter is just 14 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Sat, Dec 15 ↑5:12 am

Dec 14, 2018
Dec 15, 2018

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Saturn rise and set in Hofuf

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

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

Fri, Dec 14 ↓6:06 pm

Dec 14, 2018
Dec 15, 2018

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Uranus rise and set in Hofuf

View after sunset. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can be seen for more than 9 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night. You may need binoculars.

Sat, Dec 15 ↓2:18 am

Dec 14, 2018
Dec 15, 2018

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Neptune rise and set in Hofuf

View after sunset. Use binoculars.

Neptune can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. Very faint, use binoculars.

Fri, Dec 14 ↓10:58 pm

Dec 14, 2018
Dec 15, 2018

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Planets Visible in Hofuf

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Dec 15, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 4:41 amSat 3:34 pmSat 10:07 amAverage visibility
VenusSat 2:54 amSat 2:14 pmSat 8:34 amGreat visibility
MarsFri 11:35 amFri 11:19 pmFri 5:27 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 5:12 amSat 3:52 pmSat 10:32 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnFri 7:33 amFri 6:06 pmFri 12:49 pmDifficult to see
UranusFri 1:34 pmSat 2:18 amFri 7:56 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneFri 11:22 amFri 10:58 pmFri 5:10 pmVery difficult to see