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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in El Centro, California, USA

Night Time

12 hours, 13 minutes

Sun, Oct 2 at 6:25 pm – Mon, Oct 3 at 6:37 am

Visible night of Oct 2 – Oct 3, 2022

Mercury: From Mon 5:23 am
Venus: From Mon 6:14 am
Mars: From Sun 10:09 pm
Jupiter: Until Mon 6:07 am
Saturn: Until Mon 2:40 am
Uranus: From Sun 8:10 pm
Neptune: Until Mon 5:25 am
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Tonight's Sky in El Centro, Oct 2 – Oct 3, 2022 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in El Centro

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only before sunrise and/or after sunset.

Mercury is just 15 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Mon, Oct 3 ↑5:23 am

Oct 2, 2022
Oct 3, 2022

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Venus rise and set in El Centro

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only before sunrise and/or after sunset.

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.

Mon, Oct 3 ↑6:14 am

Oct 2, 2022
Oct 3, 2022

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Mars rise and set in El Centro

View in the early morning.

Mars can be seen for more than 8 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Sun, Oct 2 ↑10:09 pm

Oct 2, 2022
Oct 3, 2022

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Jupiter rise and set in El Centro

Up most of the night.

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

Mon, Oct 3 ↓6:07 am

Oct 2, 2022
Oct 3, 2022

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Saturn rise and set in El Centro

View after sunset.

Saturn can be seen for more than 8 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Mon, Oct 3 ↓2:40 am

Oct 2, 2022
Oct 3, 2022

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Uranus rise and set in El Centro

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.

Sun, Oct 2 ↑8:10 pm

Oct 2, 2022
Oct 3, 2022

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Neptune rise and set in El Centro

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.

Mon, Oct 3 ↓5:25 am

Oct 2, 2022
Oct 3, 2022

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Planets Visible in El Centro

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Oct 3, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:23 amMon 5:41 pmMon 11:32 amDifficult to see
VenusMon 6:14 amMon 6:15 pmMon 12:15 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 10:09 pmMon 12:18 pmMon 5:14 amPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 6:06 pmMon 6:07 amMon 12:07 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 4:03 pmMon 2:40 amSun 9:21 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSun 8:10 pmMon 9:44 amMon 2:57 amAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 5:40 pmMon 5:25 amSun 11:32 pmSlightly difficult to see