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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Nashville, Tennessee, USA

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Sat, Dec 15 at 4:33 pm - Sun, Dec 16 at 6:51 am

14 hours, 18 minutes

Visible night of Dec 15 – Dec 16, 2018

Mercury: From Sun 5:08 am

Venus: From Sun 3:11 am

Mars: Until Sat 11:18 pm

Jupiter: From Sun 5:36 am

Saturn: Until Sat 5:42 pm

Uranus: Until Sun 2:29 am

Neptune: Until Sat 10:51 pm

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Tonight's Sky in Nashville, Dec 15 – Dec 16, 2018 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Nashville

View just before sunrise.

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

Sun, Dec 16 ↑5:08 am

Dec 15, 2018
Dec 16, 2018

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Venus rise and set in Nashville

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, Dec 16 ↑3:11 am

Dec 15, 2018
Dec 16, 2018

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Mars rise and set in Nashville

View after sunset.

Mars can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades.

Sat, Dec 15 ↓11:18 pm

Dec 15, 2018
Dec 16, 2018

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Jupiter rise and set in Nashville

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

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

Sun, Dec 16 ↑5:36 am

Dec 15, 2018
Dec 16, 2018

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Saturn rise and set in Nashville

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

Saturn is just 16 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Sat, Dec 15 ↓5:42 pm

Dec 15, 2018
Dec 16, 2018

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Uranus rise and set in Nashville

View after sunset. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can be seen for more than 9 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night. You may need binoculars.

Sun, Dec 16 ↓2:29 am

Dec 15, 2018
Dec 16, 2018

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Neptune rise and set in Nashville

View after sunset. Use binoculars.

Neptune can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. Very faint, use binoculars.

Sat, Dec 15 ↓10:51 pm

Dec 15, 2018
Dec 16, 2018

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Planets Visible in Nashville

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Dec 16, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:08 amSun 3:19 pmSun 10:13 amAverage visibility
VenusSun 3:11 amSun 2:05 pmSun 8:38 amGreat visibility
MarsSat 11:42 amSat 11:18 pmSat 5:30 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSun 5:36 amSun 3:30 pmSun 10:33 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSat 7:59 amSat 5:42 pmSat 12:50 pmDifficult to see
UranusSat 1:23 pmSun 2:29 amSat 7:56 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneSat 11:30 amSat 10:51 pmSat 5:10 pmVery difficult to see