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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Phenix City, Alabama, USA

Night Time

Fri, Oct 23 at 6:57 pm - Sat, Oct 24 at 7:51 am

12 hours, 54 minutes

Visible night of Oct 23 – Oct 24, 2020

Mercury: Until Fri 7:02 pm
Venus: From Sat 5:02 am
Mars: Until Sat 6:51 am
Jupiter: Until Fri 11:57 pm
Saturn: Until Sat 12:24 am
Uranus: From Fri 7:16 pm
Neptune: Until Sat 4:35 am
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Tonight's Sky in Phenix City, Oct 23 – Oct 24, 2020 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Phenix City

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mercury is just 5 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Fri, Oct 23 ↓7:02 pm

Oct 23, 2020
Oct 24, 2020

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Venus rise and set in Phenix City

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.

Sat, Oct 24 ↑5:02 am

Oct 23, 2020
Oct 24, 2020

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Mars rise and set in Phenix City

Up most of the night.

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

Sat, Oct 24 ↓6:51 am

Oct 23, 2020
Oct 24, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in Phenix City

View after sunset.

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

Fri, Oct 23 ↓11:57 pm

Oct 23, 2020
Oct 24, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in Phenix City

View after sunset.

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

Sat, Oct 24 ↓12:24 am

Oct 23, 2020
Oct 24, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in Phenix City

Up most of the night. Bring binoculars.

Uranus is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night. You may need binoculars.

Fri, Oct 23 ↑7:16 pm

Oct 23, 2020
Oct 24, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in Phenix City

View after sunset. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 9 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night. Very faint, use binoculars.

Sat, Oct 24 ↓4:35 am

Oct 23, 2020
Oct 24, 2020

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Planets Visible in Phenix City

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Oct 24, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 8:17 amFri 7:02 pmFri 1:39 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSat 5:02 amSat 5:23 pmSat 11:13 amGood visibility
MarsFri 6:23 pmSat 6:51 amSat 12:37 amPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 1:54 pmFri 11:57 pmFri 6:55 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 2:15 pmSat 12:24 amFri 7:20 pmAverage visibility
UranusFri 7:16 pmSat 8:32 amSat 1:54 amAverage visibility
NeptuneFri 5:00 pmSat 4:35 amFri 10:47 pmDifficult to see