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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Grand Prairie, Texas, USA

Night Time

9 hours, 42 minutes

Sat, Jun 22 at 8:39 pm – Sun, Jun 23 at 6:21 am

Visible tonight, Jun 22 – Jun 23, 2024

Mercury: Until Sat 9:26 pm
Venus: Until Sat 9:01 pm
Mars: From Sun 3:13 am
Jupiter: From Sun 4:39 am
Saturn: From Sun 12:57 am
Uranus: From Sun 3:58 am
Neptune: From Sun 1:22 am
Location of Grand PrairieLocation

Recurrent Nova Due to Erupt

Sometime in the next few months, T Coronae Borealis—also known as T CrB or the Blaze Star—is expected to appear briefly in the constellation Corona Borealis as a ‘new’ star. Show Corona Borealis in the Night Sky Map below, or read more about the Blaze Star.

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Tonight's Sky in Grand Prairie, Jun 22 – Jun 23, 2024 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Grand Prairie

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only after sunset.

Mercury is just 10 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Sat, Jun 22 ↓9:26 pm

Jun 22, 2024
Jun 23, 2024

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Venus rise and set in Grand Prairie

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only 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.

Sat, Jun 22 ↓9:01 pm

Jun 22, 2024
Jun 23, 2024

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Mars rise and set in Grand Prairie

View before sunrise.

Mars can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter.

Sun, Jun 23 ↑3:13 am

Jun 22, 2024
Jun 23, 2024

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Jupiter rise and set in Grand Prairie

View just before sunrise.

Jupiter is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly before sunrise. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Sun, Jun 23 ↑4:39 am

Jun 22, 2024
Jun 23, 2024

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Saturn rise and set in Grand Prairie

View in the early morning.

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

Sun, Jun 23 ↑12:57 am

Jun 22, 2024
Jun 23, 2024

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Uranus rise and set in Grand Prairie

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 23 ↑3:58 am

Jun 22, 2024
Jun 23, 2024

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Neptune rise and set in Grand Prairie

View in the early morning. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 4 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.

Sun, Jun 23 ↑1:22 am

Jun 22, 2024
Jun 23, 2024

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Planets Visible in Grand Prairie

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Jun 22, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:59 amSat 9:26 pmSat 2:12 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 6:42 amSat 9:01 pmSat 1:51 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 3:13 amSun 4:32 pmSun 9:53 amAverage visibility
JupiterSun 4:39 amSun 6:36 pmSun 11:38 amAverage visibility
SaturnSun 12:57 amSun 12:29 pmSun 6:43 amGreat visibility
UranusSun 3:58 amSun 5:43 pmSun 10:51 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 1:22 amSun 1:19 pmSun 7:21 amDifficult to see