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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in London, England, United Kingdom

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Mon, Mar 25 at 6:21 pm - Tue, Mar 26 at 5:50 am

11 hours, 29 minutes

Visible tonight, Mar 25 – Mar 26, 2019

Mercury: From Tue 5:13 am

Venus: From Tue 4:53 am

Mars: Until Mon 11:18 pm

Jupiter: From Tue 1:23 am

Saturn: From Tue 3:06 am

Uranus: Until Mon 8:46 pm

Neptune: From Tue 5:27 am

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Tonight's Sky in London, Mar 25 – Mar 26, 2019 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in London

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

Mercury is just 18 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Tue, Mar 26 ↑5:13 am

Mar 25, 2019
Mar 26, 2019

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Venus rise and set in London

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.

Tue, Mar 26 ↑4:53 am

Mar 25, 2019
Mar 26, 2019

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Mars rise and set in London

View after sunset.

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

Mon, Mar 25 ↓11:18 pm

Mar 25, 2019
Mar 26, 2019

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Jupiter rise and set in London

View in the early morning.

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

Tue, Mar 26 ↑1:23 am

Mar 25, 2019
Mar 26, 2019

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Saturn rise and set in London

View before sunrise.

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

Tue, Mar 26 ↑3:06 am

Mar 25, 2019
Mar 26, 2019

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Uranus rise and set in London

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only. Bring binoculars.

Uranus is just 26 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. You may need binoculars.

Mon, Mar 25 ↓8:46 pm

Mar 25, 2019
Mar 26, 2019

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Neptune rise and set in London

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Neptune is just 18 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Tue, Mar 26 ↑5:27 am

Mar 25, 2019
Mar 26, 2019

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Planets Visible in London

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Mar 25, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:13 amTue 4:34 pmTue 10:54 amVery difficult to see
VenusTue 4:53 amTue 2:54 pmTue 9:53 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 7:30 amMon 11:18 pmMon 3:24 pmAverage visibility
JupiterTue 1:23 amTue 9:18 amTue 5:20 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 3:06 amTue 11:15 amTue 7:11 amAverage visibility
UranusMon 6:44 amMon 8:46 pmMon 1:45 pmVery difficult to see
NeptuneTue 5:27 amTue 4:31 pmTue 10:59 amExtremely difficult to see