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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA

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Sat, Jul 4 at 8:33 pm - Sun, Jul 5 at 5:22 am

8 hours, 49 minutes

Visible tonight, Jul 4 – Jul 5, 2020

Mercury: From Sun 5:14 am

Venus: From Sun 3:13 am

Mars: From Sun 12:20 am

Jupiter: From Sat 9:02 pm

Saturn: From Sat 9:23 pm

Uranus: From Sun 1:31 am

Neptune: From Sat 11:40 pm

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Tonight's Sky in Pittsfield, Jul 4 – Jul 5, 2020 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Pittsfield

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mercury is just 7 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Sun, Jul 5 ↑5:14 am

Jul 4, 2020
Jul 5, 2020

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Venus rise and set in Pittsfield

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, Jul 5 ↑3:13 am

Jul 4, 2020
Jul 5, 2020

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Mars rise and set in Pittsfield

View in the early morning.

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

Sun, Jul 5 ↑12:20 am

Jul 4, 2020
Jul 5, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in Pittsfield

Up most of the night.

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

Sat, Jul 4 ↑9:02 pm

Jul 4, 2020
Jul 5, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in Pittsfield

Up most of the night.

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

Sat, Jul 4 ↑9:23 pm

Jul 4, 2020
Jul 5, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in Pittsfield

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.

Sun, Jul 5 ↑1:31 am

Jul 4, 2020
Jul 5, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in Pittsfield

View in the early morning. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 5 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.

Sat, Jul 4 ↑11:40 pm

Jul 4, 2020
Jul 5, 2020

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Planets Visible in Pittsfield

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Jul 4, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:14 amSun 7:39 pmSun 12:26 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSun 3:13 amSun 5:30 pmSun 10:21 amGreat visibility
MarsSun 12:20 amSun 12:17 pmSun 6:18 amPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 9:02 pmSun 6:17 amSun 1:39 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 9:23 pmSun 6:49 amSun 2:06 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 1:31 amSun 3:24 pmSun 8:28 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 11:40 pmSun 11:11 amSun 5:26 amDifficult to see