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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Mount Airy, North Carolina, USA

Night Time

12 hours, 22 minutes

Wed, Oct 5 at 6:59 pm – Thu, Oct 6 at 7:21 am

Visible night of Oct 5 – Oct 6, 2022

Mercury: From Thu 5:56 am
Venus: From Thu 7:00 am
Mars: From Wed 10:32 pm
Jupiter: Until Thu 6:34 am
Saturn: Until Thu 3:02 am
Uranus: From Wed 8:32 pm
Neptune: Until Thu 5:52 am
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Tonight's Sky in Mount Airy, Oct 5 – Oct 6, 2022 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Mount Airy

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

Mercury is just 17 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Thu, Oct 6 ↑5:56 am

Oct 5, 2022
Oct 6, 2022

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Venus rise and set in Mount Airy

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.

Thu, Oct 6 ↑7:00 am

Oct 5, 2022
Oct 6, 2022

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Mars rise and set in Mount Airy

View in the early morning.

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

Wed, Oct 5 ↑10:32 pm

Oct 5, 2022
Oct 6, 2022

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Jupiter rise and set in Mount Airy

Up most of the night.

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

Thu, Oct 6 ↓6:34 am

Oct 5, 2022
Oct 6, 2022

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Saturn rise and set in Mount Airy

View after sunset.

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

Thu, Oct 6 ↓3:02 am

Oct 5, 2022
Oct 6, 2022

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Uranus rise and set in Mount Airy

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.

Wed, Oct 5 ↑8:32 pm

Oct 5, 2022
Oct 6, 2022

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Neptune rise and set in Mount Airy

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.

Thu, Oct 6 ↓5:52 am

Oct 5, 2022
Oct 6, 2022

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Planets Visible in Mount Airy

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Oct 6, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:56 amThu 6:17 pmThu 12:07 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusThu 7:00 amThu 6:52 pmThu 12:57 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 10:32 pmThu 1:01 pmThu 5:46 amPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 6:34 pmThu 6:34 amThu 12:34 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 4:38 pmThu 3:02 amWed 9:50 pmPerfect visibility
UranusWed 8:32 pmThu 10:19 amThu 3:26 amAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 6:10 pmThu 5:52 amThu 12:01 amDifficult to see