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

Night Time

7 hours, 54 minutes

Fri, May 20 at 9:03 pm – Sat, May 21 at 4:57 am

Visible tonight, May 20 – May 21, 2022

Mercury: Until Fri 9:04 pm
Venus: From Sat 3:52 am
Mars: From Sat 3:12 am
Jupiter: From Sat 3:16 am
Saturn: From Sat 2:14 am
Uranus: From Sat 4:28 am
Neptune: From Sat 3:05 am
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Tonight's Sky in Nottingham, May 20 – May 21, 2022 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Nottingham

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

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

Fri, May 20 ↓9:04 pm

May 20, 2022
May 21, 2022

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Venus rise and set in Nottingham

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.

Sat, May 21 ↑3:52 am

May 20, 2022
May 21, 2022

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Mars rise and set in Nottingham

View before sunrise.

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

Sat, May 21 ↑3:12 am

May 20, 2022
May 21, 2022

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Jupiter rise and set in Nottingham

View before sunrise.

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

Sat, May 21 ↑3:16 am

May 20, 2022
May 21, 2022

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Saturn rise and set in Nottingham

View before sunrise.

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

Sat, May 21 ↑2:14 am

May 20, 2022
May 21, 2022

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Uranus rise and set in Nottingham

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Uranus is just 14 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Sat, May 21 ↑4:28 am

May 20, 2022
May 21, 2022

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Neptune rise and set in Nottingham

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.

Sat, May 21 ↑3:05 am

May 20, 2022
May 21, 2022

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Planets Visible in Nottingham

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, May 20, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:14 amFri 9:04 pmFri 1:10 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSat 3:52 amSat 5:11 pmSat 10:31 amGood visibility
MarsSat 3:12 amSat 2:51 pmSat 9:01 amAverage visibility
JupiterSat 3:16 amSat 3:19 pmSat 9:17 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 2:14 amSat 11:45 amSat 7:00 amAverage visibility
UranusSat 4:28 amSat 7:35 pmSat 12:01 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSat 3:05 amSat 2:39 pmSat 8:52 amVery difficult to see