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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Greenwich Borough, England, United Kingdom

Night Time

Sat, Apr 20 at 8:04 pm - Sun, Apr 21 at 5:52 am

9 hours, 48 minutes

Visible night of Apr 20 – Apr 21, 2019

Mercury: From Sun 5:25 am

Venus: From Sun 5:11 am

Mars: Until Sun 12:10 am

Jupiter: From Sun 12:41 am

Saturn: From Sun 2:26 am

Uranus: Until Sat 8:12 pm

Neptune: From Sun 4:46 am

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Tonight's Sky in Greenwich Borough, Apr 20 – Apr 21, 2019 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Greenwich Borough

Try before sunrise.

Mercury rises shortly before sunrise, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe.

Sun, Apr 21 ↑5:25 am

Apr 20, 2019
Apr 21, 2019

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Venus rise and set in Greenwich Borough

Try before sunrise.

Venus rises shortly before sunrise, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Sun, Apr 21 ↑5:11 am

Apr 20, 2019
Apr 21, 2019

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Mars rise and set in Greenwich Borough

View after sunset.

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

Sun, Apr 21 ↓12:10 am

Apr 20, 2019
Apr 21, 2019

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Jupiter rise and set in Greenwich Borough

View in the early morning.

Jupiter can be seen for more than 5 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Sun, Apr 21 ↑12:41 am

Apr 20, 2019
Apr 21, 2019

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Saturn rise and set in Greenwich Borough

View before sunrise.

Saturn can be seen for more than 3 hours before sunrise.

Sun, Apr 21 ↑2:26 am

Apr 20, 2019
Apr 21, 2019

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Uranus rise and set in Greenwich Borough

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Uranus is just 2 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Sat, Apr 20 ↓8:12 pm

Apr 20, 2019
Apr 21, 2019

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Neptune rise and set in Greenwich Borough

View before sunrise. Use binoculars.

Neptune can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. It is quite close to the horizon, making it fainter because the light has to cover a larger distance when traveling through the Earth's atmosphere. Make sure to get an unobstructed view. Very faint, use binoculars.

Sun, Apr 21 ↑4:46 am

Apr 20, 2019
Apr 21, 2019

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Planets Visible in Greenwich Borough

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Apr 21, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:25 amSun 5:30 pmSun 11:27 amVery difficult to see
VenusSun 5:11 amSun 5:08 pmSun 11:09 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 7:37 amSun 12:10 amSat 3:53 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSun 12:41 amSun 8:36 amSun 4:39 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 2:26 amSun 10:37 amSun 6:32 amFairly good visibility
UranusSat 6:04 amSat 8:12 pmSat 1:08 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSun 4:46 amSun 3:53 pmSun 10:19 amVery difficult to see