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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Charleston, South Carolina, USA

Night Time

9 hours, 43 minutes

Sat, Jun 12 at 8:28 pm - Sun, Jun 13 at 6:11 am

Visible night of Jun 12 – Jun 13, 2021

Mercury: From Sun 6:10 am
Venus: Until Sat 9:59 pm
Mars: Until Sat 11:08 pm
Jupiter: From Sun 12:38 am
Saturn: From Sat 11:40 pm
Uranus: From Sun 3:51 am
Neptune: From Sun 1:36 am
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Tonight's Sky in Charleston, Jun 12 – Jun 13, 2021 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Charleston

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

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

Sun, Jun 13 ↑6:10 am

Jun 12, 2021
Jun 13, 2021

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Venus rise and set in Charleston

View just after sunset.

Venus is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly after sunset. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Sat, Jun 12 ↓9:59 pm

Jun 12, 2021
Jun 13, 2021

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Mars rise and set in Charleston

View after sunset.

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

Sat, Jun 12 ↓11:08 pm

Jun 12, 2021
Jun 13, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in Charleston

View in the early morning.

Jupiter can be seen for more than 5 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Sun, Jun 13 ↑12:38 am

Jun 12, 2021
Jun 13, 2021

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Saturn rise and set in Charleston

View in the early morning.

Saturn can be seen for more than 6 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Sat, Jun 12 ↑11:40 pm

Jun 12, 2021
Jun 13, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in Charleston

View before sunrise. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. You may need binoculars.

Sun, Jun 13 ↑3:51 am

Jun 12, 2021
Jun 13, 2021

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Neptune rise and set in Charleston

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.

Sun, Jun 13 ↑1:36 am

Jun 12, 2021
Jun 13, 2021

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Planets Visible in Charleston

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Jun 13, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:10 amSun 7:56 pmSun 1:03 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSat 7:38 amSat 9:59 pmSat 2:49 pmFairly good visibility
MarsSat 9:06 amSat 11:08 pmSat 4:07 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSun 12:38 amSun 11:41 amSun 6:09 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 11:40 pmSun 10:10 amSun 4:55 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 3:51 amSun 5:16 pmSun 10:34 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 1:36 amSun 1:20 pmSun 7:28 amVery difficult to see