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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Mobile, Alabama, USA

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Sun, Jul 5 at 7:58 pm - Mon, Jul 6 at 5:55 am

9 hours, 57 minutes

Visible tonight, Jul 5 – Jul 6, 2020

Mercury: From Mon 5:33 am

Venus: From Mon 3:33 am

Mars: From Mon 12:16 am

Jupiter: From Sun 8:27 pm

Saturn: From Sun 8:50 pm

Uranus: From Mon 1:46 am

Neptune: From Sun 11:30 pm

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Tonight's Sky in Mobile, Jul 5 – Jul 6, 2020 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Mobile

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mercury is just 8 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Mon, Jul 6 ↑5:33 am

Jul 5, 2020
Jul 6, 2020

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Venus rise and set in Mobile

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.

Mon, Jul 6 ↑3:33 am

Jul 5, 2020
Jul 6, 2020

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Mars rise and set in Mobile

View in the early morning.

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

Mon, Jul 6 ↑12:16 am

Jul 5, 2020
Jul 6, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in Mobile

Up most of the night.

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

Sun, Jul 5 ↑8:27 pm

Jul 5, 2020
Jul 6, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in Mobile

Up most of the night.

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

Sun, Jul 5 ↑8:50 pm

Jul 5, 2020
Jul 6, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in Mobile

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, Jul 6 ↑1:46 am

Jul 5, 2020
Jul 6, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in Mobile

View in the early morning. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 6 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.

Sun, Jul 5 ↑11:30 pm

Jul 5, 2020
Jul 6, 2020

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Planets Visible in Mobile

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Jul 5, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:33 amMon 7:06 pmMon 12:19 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusMon 3:33 amMon 5:02 pmMon 10:18 amGreat visibility
MarsMon 12:16 amMon 12:15 pmMon 6:16 amPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 8:27 pmMon 6:41 amMon 1:34 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 8:50 pmMon 7:11 amMon 2:00 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 1:46 amMon 3:00 pmMon 8:23 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 11:30 pmMon 11:11 amMon 5:21 amDifficult to see