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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

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10 hours

Tue, Jul 5 at 8:05 pm – Wed, Jul 6 at 6:05 am

Visible night of Jul 5 – Jul 6, 2022

Mercury: From Wed 5:11 am
Venus: From Wed 4:07 am
Mars: From Wed 1:34 am
Jupiter: From Wed 12:27 am
Saturn: From Tue 10:24 pm
Uranus: From Wed 2:22 am
Neptune: From Tue 11:52 pm
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Tonight's Sky in New Orleans, Jul 5 – Jul 6, 2022 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in New Orleans

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

Mercury is just 13 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Wed, Jul 6 ↑5:11 am

Jul 5, 2022
Jul 6, 2022

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Venus rise and set in New Orleans

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.

Wed, Jul 6 ↑4:07 am

Jul 5, 2022
Jul 6, 2022

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Mars rise and set in New Orleans

View before sunrise.

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

Wed, Jul 6 ↑1:34 am

Jul 5, 2022
Jul 6, 2022

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Jupiter rise and set in New Orleans

View in the early morning.

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

Wed, Jul 6 ↑12:27 am

Jul 5, 2022
Jul 6, 2022

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Saturn rise and set in New Orleans

View in the early morning.

Saturn can be seen for more than 7 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Tue, Jul 5 ↑10:24 pm

Jul 5, 2022
Jul 6, 2022

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Uranus rise and set in New Orleans

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.

Wed, Jul 6 ↑2:22 am

Jul 5, 2022
Jul 6, 2022

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Neptune rise and set in New Orleans

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.

Tue, Jul 5 ↑11:52 pm

Jul 5, 2022
Jul 6, 2022

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Planets Visible in New Orleans

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Jul 6, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:11 amWed 7:16 pmWed 12:14 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 4:07 amWed 5:58 pmWed 11:02 amGood visibility
MarsWed 1:34 amWed 2:26 pmWed 7:59 amAverage visibility
JupiterWed 12:27 amWed 12:39 pmWed 6:33 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 10:24 pmWed 9:19 amWed 3:51 amPerfect visibility
UranusWed 2:22 amWed 3:46 pmWed 9:04 amDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 11:52 pmWed 11:42 amWed 5:47 amDifficult to see