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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Night Time

9 hours, 59 minutes

Fri, Jan 21 at 7:29 pm - Sat, Jan 22 at 5:28 am

Visible night of Jan 21 – Jan 22, 2022

Venus: From Sat 4:14 am
Mars: From Sat 2:52 am
Jupiter: Until Fri 9:13 pm
Saturn: Until Fri 8:12 pm
Uranus: Until Sat 12:08 am
Neptune: Until Fri 9:57 pm
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Tonight's Sky in Port Elizabeth, Jan 21 – Jan 22, 2022 (6 planets visible)

Venus rise and set in Port Elizabeth

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.

Sat, Jan 22 ↑4:14 am

Jan 21, 2022
Jan 22, 2022

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Mars rise and set in Port Elizabeth

View before sunrise.

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

Sat, Jan 22 ↑2:52 am

Jan 21, 2022
Jan 22, 2022

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Jupiter rise and set in Port Elizabeth

View after sunset.

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

Fri, Jan 21 ↓9:13 pm

Jan 21, 2022
Jan 22, 2022

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Saturn rise and set in Port Elizabeth

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

Saturn is just 13 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Fri, Jan 21 ↓8:12 pm

Jan 21, 2022
Jan 22, 2022

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Uranus rise and set in Port Elizabeth

View after sunset. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can be seen for more than 4 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night. You may need binoculars.

Sat, Jan 22 ↓12:08 am

Jan 21, 2022
Jan 22, 2022

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Neptune rise and set in Port Elizabeth

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 21 ↓9:57 pm

Jan 21, 2022
Jan 22, 2022

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Planets Visible in Port Elizabeth

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Jan 22, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:50 amSat 7:20 pmSat 12:35 pmNot visible
VenusSat 4:14 amSat 5:47 pmSat 11:00 amFairly good visibility
MarsSat 2:52 amSat 5:16 pmSat 10:03 amAverage visibility
JupiterFri 8:11 amFri 9:13 pmFri 2:42 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 6:31 amFri 8:12 pmFri 1:22 pmVery difficult to see
UranusFri 1:26 pmSat 12:08 amFri 6:47 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneFri 9:29 amFri 9:57 pmFri 3:43 pmVery difficult to see