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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Arlington, Texas, USA

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Tue, Sep 29 at 7:14 pm - Wed, Sep 30 at 7:22 am

12 hours, 7 minutes

Visible night of Sep 29 – Sep 30, 2020

Mercury: Until Tue 8:13 pm
Venus: From Wed 4:11 am
Mars: From Tue 8:11 pm
Jupiter: Until Wed 1:09 am
Saturn: Until Wed 1:44 am
Uranus: From Tue 8:41 pm
Neptune: Until Wed 6:00 am
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Tonight's Sky in Arlington, Sep 29 – Sep 30, 2020 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Arlington

Try after sunset.

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

Tue, Sep 29 ↓8:13 pm

Sep 29, 2020
Sep 30, 2020

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Venus rise and set in Arlington

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.

Wed, Sep 30 ↑4:11 am

Sep 29, 2020
Sep 30, 2020

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Mars rise and set in Arlington

Up most of the night.

Mars is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night.

Tue, Sep 29 ↑8:11 pm

Sep 29, 2020
Sep 30, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in Arlington

View after sunset.

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

Wed, Sep 30 ↓1:09 am

Sep 29, 2020
Sep 30, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in Arlington

View after sunset.

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

Wed, Sep 30 ↓1:44 am

Sep 29, 2020
Sep 30, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in Arlington

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.

Tue, Sep 29 ↑8:41 pm

Sep 29, 2020
Sep 30, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in Arlington

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.

Wed, Sep 30 ↓6:00 am

Sep 29, 2020
Sep 30, 2020

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Planets Visible in Arlington

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Sep 30, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 9:27 amTue 8:13 pmTue 2:50 pmDifficult to see
VenusWed 4:11 amWed 5:23 pmWed 10:47 amGood visibility
MarsTue 8:11 pmWed 8:46 amWed 2:29 amPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 3:09 pmWed 1:09 amTue 8:09 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 3:36 pmWed 1:44 amTue 8:40 pmPerfect visibility
UranusTue 8:41 pmWed 10:00 amWed 3:20 amAverage visibility
NeptuneTue 6:24 pmWed 6:00 amWed 12:12 amDifficult to see