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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Honiara, Solomon Islands

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Fri, Jan 17 at 6:48 pm - Sat, Jan 18 at 6:12 am

11 hours, 24 minutes

Visible night of Jan 17 – Jan 18, 2020

Mercury: Until Fri 7:07 pm

Venus: Until Fri 9:12 pm

Mars: From Sat 2:48 am

Jupiter: From Sat 5:00 am

Saturn: From Sat 5:57 am

Uranus: Until Sat 12:31 am

Neptune: Until Fri 9:53 pm

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Tonight's Sky in Honiara, Jan 17 – Jan 18, 2020 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Honiara

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mercury is just 5 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Fri, Jan 17 ↓7:07 pm

Jan 17, 2020
Jan 18, 2020

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Venus rise and set in Honiara

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.

Fri, Jan 17 ↓9:12 pm

Jan 17, 2020
Jan 18, 2020

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Mars rise and set in Honiara

View before sunrise.

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

Sat, Jan 18 ↑2:48 am

Jan 17, 2020
Jan 18, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in Honiara

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

Jupiter is just 16 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Sat, Jan 18 ↑5:00 am

Jan 17, 2020
Jan 18, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in Honiara

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Saturn is just 3 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Sat, Jan 18 ↑5:57 am

Jan 17, 2020
Jan 18, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in Honiara

View after sunset. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can be seen for more than 5 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night. You may need binoculars.

Sat, Jan 18 ↓12:31 am

Jan 17, 2020
Jan 18, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in Honiara

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, Jan 17 ↓9:53 pm

Jan 17, 2020
Jan 18, 2020

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Planets Visible in Honiara

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Jan 18, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 6:30 amFri 7:07 pmFri 12:49 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusFri 8:51 amFri 9:12 pmFri 3:02 pmGood visibility
MarsSat 2:48 amSat 3:23 pmSat 9:05 amAverage visibility
JupiterSat 5:00 amSat 5:36 pmSat 11:18 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSat 5:57 amSat 6:29 pmSat 12:13 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusFri 12:44 pmSat 12:31 amFri 6:37 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneFri 9:42 amFri 9:53 pmFri 3:48 pmVery difficult to see