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

Night Time

12 hours, 38 minutes

Sun, Mar 7 at 5:57 pm - Mon, Mar 8 at 6:34 am

Visible tonight, Mar 7 – Mar 8, 2021

Mercury: From Mon 5:49 am
Venus: Slightly difficult to see
Mars: Until Mon 1:05 am
Jupiter: From Mon 5:42 am
Saturn: From Mon 5:20 am
Uranus: Until Sun 10:38 pm
Neptune: Until Sun 6:09 pm
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Tonight's Sky in Southampton, Mar 7 – Mar 8, 2021 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Southampton

Try before sunrise.

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

Mon, Mar 8 ↑5:49 am

Mar 7, 2021
Mar 8, 2021

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Venus rise and set in Southampton

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

Venus is just 5 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Mar 7, 2021
Mar 8, 2021

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Mars rise and set in Southampton

View after sunset.

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

Mon, Mar 8 ↓1:05 am

Mar 7, 2021
Mar 8, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in Southampton

Try before sunrise.

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

Mon, Mar 8 ↑5:42 am

Mar 7, 2021
Mar 8, 2021

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Saturn rise and set in Southampton

View before sunrise.

Saturn 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.

Mon, Mar 8 ↑5:20 am

Mar 7, 2021
Mar 8, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in Southampton

View after sunset. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. You may need binoculars.

Sun, Mar 7 ↓10:38 pm

Mar 7, 2021
Mar 8, 2021

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Neptune rise and set in Southampton

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Neptune is just 4 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Sun, Mar 7 ↓6:09 pm

Mar 7, 2021
Mar 8, 2021

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Planets Visible in Southampton

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Mar 7, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:49 amMon 3:20 pmMon 10:34 amDifficult to see
VenusMon 6:37 amMon 5:27 pmMon 12:02 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 8:58 amMon 1:05 amSun 5:01 pmAverage visibility
JupiterMon 5:42 amMon 3:05 pmMon 10:23 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnMon 5:20 amMon 2:14 pmMon 9:47 amAverage visibility
UranusSun 8:13 amSun 10:38 pmSun 3:25 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 6:51 amSun 6:09 pmSun 12:30 pmExtremely difficult to see