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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Fargo, North Dakota, USA

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Sat, Jul 11 at 9:20 pm - Sun, Jul 12 at 5:45 am

8 hours, 25 minutes

Visible night of Jul 11 – Jul 12, 2020

Mercury: From Sun 4:57 am

Venus: From Sun 3:19 am

Mars: From Sun 12:36 am

Jupiter: From Sat 9:20 pm

Saturn: From Sat 9:41 pm

Uranus: From Sun 1:29 am

Neptune: From Sat 11:49 pm

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Tonight's Sky in Fargo, Jul 11 – Jul 12, 2020 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Fargo

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunrise and sunset only.

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

Sun, Jul 12 ↑4:57 am

Jul 11, 2020
Jul 12, 2020

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Venus rise and set in Fargo

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.

Sun, Jul 12 ↑3:19 am

Jul 11, 2020
Jul 12, 2020

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Mars rise and set in Fargo

View in the early morning.

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

Sun, Jul 12 ↑12:36 am

Jul 11, 2020
Jul 12, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in Fargo

Up almost all night.

Jupiter is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun in the sky, and is, therefore, visible most of the night. This is the best time of the year to view the planet.

Sat, Jul 11 ↑9:20 pm

Jul 11, 2020
Jul 12, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in Fargo

Up most of the night.

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

Sat, Jul 11 ↑9:41 pm

Jul 11, 2020
Jul 12, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in Fargo

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, Jul 12 ↑1:29 am

Jul 11, 2020
Jul 12, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in Fargo

View in the early morning. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 5 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.

Sat, Jul 11 ↑11:49 pm

Jul 11, 2020
Jul 12, 2020

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Planets Visible in Fargo

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Jul 12, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 4:57 amSun 7:55 pmSun 12:26 pmVery difficult to see
VenusSun 3:19 amSun 6:03 pmSun 10:41 amGreat visibility
MarsSun 12:36 amSun 12:43 pmSun 6:40 amPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 9:20 pmSun 6:04 amSun 1:42 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 9:41 pmSun 6:39 amSun 2:10 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 1:29 amSun 3:41 pmSun 8:35 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 11:49 pmSun 11:14 amSun 5:32 amDifficult to see