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Tue, Feb 20 at 6:54 pm - Wed, Feb 21 at 5:50 am

10 hours, 55 minutes

Visible tonight, Feb 20 – Feb 21, 2018

Mercury: Until Tue 7:07 pm

Venus: Until Tue 7:27 pm

Mars: From Tue 11:57 pm

Jupiter: From Tue 10:38 pm

Saturn: From Wed 1:28 am

Uranus: Until Tue 9:19 pm

Neptune: Until Tue 7:28 pm

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Tonight's Sky in East London, Feb 20 – Feb 21, 2018 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in East London

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

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

Tue, Feb 20 ↓7:07 pm

Feb 20, 2018
Feb 21, 2018

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Venus rise and set in East London

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

Venus is just 10 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Tue, Feb 20 ↓7:27 pm

Feb 20, 2018
Feb 21, 2018

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Mars rise and set in East London

View before sunrise.

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

Tue, Feb 20 ↑11:57 pm

Feb 20, 2018
Feb 21, 2018

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Jupiter rise and set in East London

View in the early morning.

Jupiter can be seen for more than 7 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Tue, Feb 20 ↑10:38 pm

Feb 20, 2018
Feb 21, 2018

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Saturn rise and set in East London

View before sunrise.

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

Wed, Feb 21 ↑1:28 am

Feb 20, 2018
Feb 21, 2018

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Uranus rise and set in East London

View after sunset.

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

Tue, Feb 20 ↓9:19 pm

Feb 20, 2018
Feb 21, 2018

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Neptune rise and set in East London

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Neptune is just 12 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Tue, Feb 20 ↓7:28 pm

Feb 20, 2018
Feb 21, 2018

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Planets Visible in East London

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Feb 20, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:58 amTue 7:07 pmTue 12:33 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusTue 6:37 amTue 7:27 pmTue 1:02 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 11:57 pmWed 2:06 pmWed 7:01 amAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 10:38 pmWed 12:16 pmWed 5:27 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 1:28 amWed 3:37 pmWed 8:32 amAverage visiblity
UranusTue 10:05 amTue 9:19 pmTue 3:42 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 6:46 amTue 7:28 pmTue 1:07 pmExtremely difficult to see