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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Mission Viejo, California, USA

Night Time

9 hours, 37 minutes

Sun, Jun 23 at 8:04 pm – Mon, Jun 24 at 5:41 am

Visible night of Jun 23 – Jun 24, 2024

Mercury: Until Sun 8:56 pm
Venus: Until Sun 8:28 pm
Mars: From Mon 2:33 am
Jupiter: From Mon 3:57 am
Saturn: From Mon 12:16 am
Uranus: From Mon 3:15 am
Neptune: From Mon 12:41 am
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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 Mission Viejo, Jun 23 – Jun 24, 2024 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Mission Viejo

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only after sunset.

Mercury is just 11 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Sun, Jun 23 ↓8:56 pm

Jun 23, 2024
Jun 24, 2024

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Venus rise and set in Mission Viejo

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.

Sun, Jun 23 ↓8:28 pm

Jun 23, 2024
Jun 24, 2024

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Mars rise and set in Mission Viejo

View before sunrise.

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

Mon, Jun 24 ↑2:33 am

Jun 23, 2024
Jun 24, 2024

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Jupiter rise and set in Mission Viejo

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.

Mon, Jun 24 ↑3:57 am

Jun 23, 2024
Jun 24, 2024

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Saturn rise and set in Mission Viejo

View in the early morning.

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

Mon, Jun 24 ↑12:16 am

Jun 23, 2024
Jun 24, 2024

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Uranus rise and set in Mission Viejo

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.

Mon, Jun 24 ↑3:15 am

Jun 23, 2024
Jun 24, 2024

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Neptune rise and set in Mission Viejo

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.

Mon, Jun 24 ↑12:41 am

Jun 23, 2024
Jun 24, 2024

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Planets Visible in Mission Viejo

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Jun 24, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:25 amSun 8:56 pmSun 1:40 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 6:04 amSun 8:28 pmSun 1:16 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 2:33 amMon 3:56 pmMon 9:14 amAverage visibility
JupiterMon 3:57 amMon 5:58 pmMon 10:57 amAverage visibility
SaturnMon 12:16 amMon 11:47 amMon 6:02 amGreat visibility
UranusMon 3:15 amMon 5:04 pmMon 10:09 amDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 12:41 amMon 12:38 pmMon 6:39 amDifficult to see