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

Night Time

9 hours, 59 minutes

Sun, Apr 14 at 8:11 pm – Mon, Apr 15 at 6:10 am

Visible night of Apr 14 – Apr 15, 2024

Mercury: From Mon 5:53 am
Venus: From Mon 6:00 am
Mars: From Mon 5:22 am
Jupiter: Until Sun 10:32 pm
Saturn: From Mon 5:20 am
Uranus: Until Sun 10:41 pm
Neptune: From Mon 5:37 am
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Tonight's Sky in Skelmersdale, Apr 14 – Apr 15, 2024 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Skelmersdale

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mercury is just 5 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Mon, Apr 15 ↑5:53 am

Apr 14, 2024
Apr 15, 2024

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Venus rise and set in Skelmersdale

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.

Mon, Apr 15 ↑6:00 am

Apr 14, 2024
Apr 15, 2024

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Mars rise and set in Skelmersdale

Try before sunrise.

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

Mon, Apr 15 ↑5:22 am

Apr 14, 2024
Apr 15, 2024

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Jupiter rise and set in Skelmersdale

View just after sunset.

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

Sun, Apr 14 ↓10:32 pm

Apr 14, 2024
Apr 15, 2024

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Saturn rise and set in Skelmersdale

Try before sunrise.

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

Mon, Apr 15 ↑5:20 am

Apr 14, 2024
Apr 15, 2024

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Uranus rise and set in Skelmersdale

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only after sunset. Bring binoculars (but don't look at the Sun!).

Uranus is just 26 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. You may need binoculars, but only use them when sun is down.

Sun, Apr 14 ↓10:41 pm

Apr 14, 2024
Apr 15, 2024

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Neptune rise and set in Skelmersdale

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only before sunrise and/or after sunset. Bring binoculars (but don't look at the Sun!).

Neptune is just 27 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. You may need binoculars, but only use them when sun is down.

Mon, Apr 15 ↑5:37 am

Apr 14, 2024
Apr 15, 2024

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Planets Visible in Skelmersdale

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Apr 15, 2024
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MercuryMon 5:53 amMon 7:37 pmMon 12:46 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusMon 6:00 amMon 6:48 pmMon 12:23 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 5:22 amMon 4:25 pmMon 10:53 amDifficult to see
JupiterSun 7:09 amSun 10:32 pmSun 2:50 pmAverage visibility
SaturnMon 5:20 amMon 4:05 pmMon 10:42 amDifficult to see
UranusSun 7:07 amSun 10:41 pmSun 2:54 pmVery difficult to see
NeptuneMon 5:37 amMon 5:24 pmMon 11:30 amExtremely difficult to see