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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA

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Thu, Sep 24 at 6:54 pm - Fri, Sep 25 at 6:52 am

11 hours, 58 minutes

Visible night of Sep 24 – Sep 25, 2020

Mercury: Until Thu 7:42 pm
Venus: From Fri 3:24 am
Mars: From Thu 8:03 pm
Jupiter: Until Fri 12:40 am
Saturn: Until Fri 1:18 am
Uranus: From Thu 8:21 pm
Neptune: Until Fri 5:49 am
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Tonight's Sky in Allentown, Sep 24 – Sep 25, 2020 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Allentown

Try after sunset.

Mercury sets shortly after sunset, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe.

Thu, Sep 24 ↓7:42 pm

Sep 24, 2020
Sep 25, 2020

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Venus rise and set in Allentown

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.

Fri, Sep 25 ↑3:24 am

Sep 24, 2020
Sep 25, 2020

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Mars rise and set in Allentown

Most of the night until sunrise.

Mars is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise.

Thu, Sep 24 ↑8:03 pm

Sep 24, 2020
Sep 25, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in Allentown

View after sunset.

Jupiter can be seen for more than 5 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Fri, Sep 25 ↓12:40 am

Sep 24, 2020
Sep 25, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in Allentown

View after sunset.

Saturn can be seen for more than 6 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Fri, Sep 25 ↓1:18 am

Sep 24, 2020
Sep 25, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in Allentown

Most of the night until sunrise. Bring binoculars.

Uranus is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise. You may need binoculars.

Thu, Sep 24 ↑8:21 pm

Sep 24, 2020
Sep 25, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in Allentown

Up most of the night. Use binoculars.

Neptune is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night. Very faint, use binoculars.

Fri, Sep 25 ↓5:49 am

Sep 24, 2020
Sep 25, 2020

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Planets Visible in Allentown

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Sep 25, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 9:02 amThu 7:42 pmThu 2:22 pmDifficult to see
VenusFri 3:24 amFri 5:11 pmFri 10:18 amGood visibility
MarsThu 8:03 pmFri 8:51 amFri 2:27 amPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 3:22 pmFri 12:40 amThu 8:01 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 3:49 pmFri 1:18 amThu 8:34 pmPerfect visibility
UranusThu 8:21 pmFri 10:07 amFri 3:14 amAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 6:22 pmFri 5:49 amFri 12:06 amSlightly difficult to see