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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Provo, Utah, USA (Fort Utah)

Night Time

12 hours, 29 minutes

Thu, Oct 6 at 7:00 pm – Fri, Oct 7 at 7:29 am

Visible night of Oct 6 – Oct 7, 2022

Mercury: From Fri 5:59 am
Venus: From Fri 7:08 am
Mars: From Thu 10:22 pm
Jupiter: Until Fri 6:34 am
Saturn: Until Fri 2:54 am
Uranus: From Thu 8:24 pm
Neptune: Until Fri 5:50 am
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Tonight's Sky in Provo, Oct 6 – Oct 7, 2022 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Provo

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

Mercury is just 18 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Fri, Oct 7 ↑5:59 am

Oct 6, 2022
Oct 7, 2022

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Venus rise and set in Provo

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

Venus is just 4 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Fri, Oct 7 ↑7:08 am

Oct 6, 2022
Oct 7, 2022

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Mars rise and set in Provo

View in the early morning.

Mars can be seen for more than 9 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Thu, Oct 6 ↑10:22 pm

Oct 6, 2022
Oct 7, 2022

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Jupiter rise and set in Provo

Up most of the night.

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

Fri, Oct 7 ↓6:34 am

Oct 6, 2022
Oct 7, 2022

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Saturn rise and set in Provo

View after sunset.

Saturn can be seen for more than 7 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Fri, Oct 7 ↓2:54 am

Oct 6, 2022
Oct 7, 2022

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Uranus rise and set in Provo

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.

Thu, Oct 6 ↑8:24 pm

Oct 6, 2022
Oct 7, 2022

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Neptune rise and set in Provo

After sunset and most of the night. Use binoculars.

Neptune is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the late evening hours after sunset. Very faint, use binoculars.

Fri, Oct 7 ↓5:50 am

Oct 6, 2022
Oct 7, 2022

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Planets Visible in Provo

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Oct 7, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:59 amFri 6:22 pmFri 12:10 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 7:08 amFri 6:54 pmFri 1:01 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 10:22 pmFri 1:13 pmFri 5:48 amPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 6:34 pmFri 6:34 amFri 12:34 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 4:45 pmFri 2:54 amThu 9:50 pmPerfect visibility
UranusThu 8:24 pmFri 10:27 amFri 3:25 amAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 6:11 pmFri 5:50 amFri 12:01 amDifficult to see