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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in King Edward Point, South Georgia/Sandwich Is. (Grytviken)

Night Time

Mon, Jul 13 at 4:24 pm - Tue, Jul 14 at 8:38 am

16 hours, 13 minutes

Visible tonight, Jul 13 – Jul 14, 2020

Mercury: From Tue 7:10 am

Venus: From Tue 5:17 am

Mars: From Mon 11:34 pm

Jupiter: Perfect visibility

Saturn: From Mon 4:52 pm

Uranus: From Tue 2:47 am

Neptune: From Mon 9:55 pm

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Tonight's Sky in King Edward Point, Jul 13 – Jul 14, 2020 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in King Edward Point

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

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

Tue, Jul 14 ↑7:10 am

Jul 13, 2020
Jul 14, 2020

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Venus rise and set in King Edward Point

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.

Tue, Jul 14 ↑5:17 am

Jul 13, 2020
Jul 14, 2020

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Mars rise and set in King Edward Point

View in the early morning.

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

Mon, Jul 13 ↑11:34 pm

Jul 13, 2020
Jul 14, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in King Edward Point

Up almost all night.

Jupiter is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun in the sky, and is, therefore, visible most of the night. This is the best time of the year to view the planet.

Jul 13, 2020
Jul 14, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in King Edward Point

Up most of the night.

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

Mon, Jul 13 ↑4:52 pm

Jul 13, 2020
Jul 14, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in King Edward Point

View before sunrise. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. You may need binoculars.

Tue, Jul 14 ↑2:47 am

Jul 13, 2020
Jul 14, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in King Edward Point

View in the early morning. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 10 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.

Mon, Jul 13 ↑9:55 pm

Jul 13, 2020
Jul 14, 2020

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Planets Visible in King Edward Point

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Jul 13, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:10 amTue 3:26 pmTue 11:18 amVery difficult to see
VenusTue 5:17 amTue 1:55 pmTue 9:36 amGreat visibility
MarsMon 11:34 pmTue 11:35 amTue 5:35 amPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 4:13 pmTue 8:52 amTue 12:33 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 4:52 pmTue 9:10 amTue 1:01 amPerfect visibility
UranusTue 2:47 amTue 12:06 pmTue 7:27 amDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 9:55 pmTue 10:52 amTue 4:23 amDifficult to see