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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Alicante, Alicante, Spain

Night Time

9 hours, 49 minutes

Wed, May 12 at 9:03 pm - Thu, May 13 at 6:52 am

Visible tonight, May 12 – May 13, 2021

Mercury: Until Wed 10:55 pm
Venus: Until Wed 10:03 pm
Mars: Until Thu 12:57 am
Jupiter: From Thu 3:23 am
Saturn: From Thu 2:36 am
Uranus: From Thu 6:22 am
Neptune: From Thu 4:22 am
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Tonight's Sky in Alicante, May 12 – May 13, 2021 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Alicante

View just after sunset.

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

Wed, May 12 ↓10:55 pm

May 12, 2021
May 13, 2021

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Venus rise and set in Alicante

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

Venus is just 12 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Wed, May 12 ↓10:03 pm

May 12, 2021
May 13, 2021

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Mars rise and set in Alicante

View after sunset.

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

Thu, May 13 ↓12:57 am

May 12, 2021
May 13, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in Alicante

View before sunrise.

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

Thu, May 13 ↑3:23 am

May 12, 2021
May 13, 2021

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Saturn rise and set in Alicante

View in the early morning.

Saturn can be seen for more than 4 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Thu, May 13 ↑2:36 am

May 12, 2021
May 13, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in Alicante

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Uranus is just 11 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Thu, May 13 ↑6:22 am

May 12, 2021
May 13, 2021

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Neptune rise and set in Alicante

View before sunrise. Use binoculars.

Neptune can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. Very faint, use binoculars.

Thu, May 13 ↑4:22 am

May 12, 2021
May 13, 2021

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Planets Visible in Alicante

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, May 12, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:55 amWed 10:55 pmWed 3:25 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 7:34 amWed 10:03 pmWed 2:48 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 10:03 amThu 12:57 amWed 5:30 pmAverage visibility
JupiterThu 3:23 amThu 2:08 pmThu 8:46 amFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 2:36 amThu 12:46 pmThu 7:41 amPerfect visibility
UranusThu 6:22 amThu 8:03 pmThu 1:12 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneThu 4:22 amThu 4:01 pmThu 10:11 amVery difficult to see