10 hours, 5 minutes
Mon, Aug 8 at 8:12 pm – Tue, Aug 9 at 6:17 am
Visible night of Aug 8 – Aug 9, 2022
|Mercury:||Until Mon 9:11 pm|
|Venus:||From Tue 4:38 am|
|Mars:||From Tue 12:23 am|
|Jupiter:||From Mon 10:23 pm|
|Saturn:||From Mon 8:27 pm|
|Uranus:||From Tue 12:04 am|
|Neptune:||From Mon 9:49 pm|
Currently showing previous night. For planet visibility in the coming night, please check again after 12 noon.
Tonight's Sky in Reston, Aug 8 – Aug 9, 2022 (7 planets visible)
Mercury rise and set in Reston
Try after sunset.
Mercury sets shortly after sunset, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe.
Mon, Aug 8 ↓9:11 pm
Venus rise and set in Reston
View just before sunrise.
Venus is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly before sunrise. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.
Tue, Aug 9 ↑4:38 am
Mars rise and set in Reston
View before sunrise.
Mars can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter.
Tue, Aug 9 ↑12:23 am
Jupiter rise and set in Reston
View in the early morning.
Jupiter can be seen for more than 7 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.
Mon, Aug 8 ↑10:23 pm
Saturn rise and set in Reston
Up most of the night.
Saturn is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night.
Mon, Aug 8 ↑8:27 pm
Uranus rise and set in Reston
View in the early morning. Bring binoculars.
Uranus can be seen for more than 6 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. You may need binoculars.
Tue, Aug 9 ↑12:04 am
Neptune rise and set in Reston
Most of the night until sunrise. Use binoculars.
Neptune is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.
Mon, Aug 8 ↑9:49 pm
Planets Visible in Reston
|Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Aug 9, 2022|
|Mercury||Mon 8:02 am||Mon 9:11 pm||Mon 2:37 pm||Difficult to see|
|Venus||Tue 4:38 am||Tue 7:10 pm||Tue 11:55 am||Fairly good visibility|
|Mars||Tue 12:23 am||Tue 2:24 pm||Tue 7:23 am||Average visibility|
|Jupiter||Mon 10:23 pm||Tue 10:40 am||Tue 4:31 am||Perfect visibility|
|Saturn||Mon 8:27 pm||Tue 6:50 am||Tue 1:39 am||Perfect visibility|
|Uranus||Tue 12:04 am||Tue 2:03 pm||Tue 7:03 am||Average visibility|
|Neptune||Mon 9:49 pm||Tue 9:33 am||Tue 3:41 am||Difficult to see|