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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, USA

Night Time

12 hours, 27 minutes

Tue, Oct 4 at 7:02 pm – Wed, Oct 5 at 7:29 am

Visible night of Oct 4 – Oct 5, 2022

Mercury: From Wed 5:59 am
Venus: From Wed 7:04 am
Mars: From Tue 10:17 pm
Jupiter: Until Wed 6:43 am
Saturn: Until Wed 2:56 am
Uranus: From Tue 8:24 pm
Neptune: Until Wed 5:57 am
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Tonight's Sky in Sioux Falls, Oct 4 – Oct 5, 2022 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Sioux Falls

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

Mercury is just 17 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Wed, Oct 5 ↑5:59 am

Oct 4, 2022
Oct 5, 2022

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Venus rise and set in Sioux Falls

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

Venus is just 5 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Wed, Oct 5 ↑7:04 am

Oct 4, 2022
Oct 5, 2022

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Mars rise and set in Sioux Falls

View in the early morning.

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

Tue, Oct 4 ↑10:17 pm

Oct 4, 2022
Oct 5, 2022

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Jupiter rise and set in Sioux Falls

Up most of the night.

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

Wed, Oct 5 ↓6:43 am

Oct 4, 2022
Oct 5, 2022

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Saturn rise and set in Sioux Falls

View after sunset.

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

Wed, Oct 5 ↓2:56 am

Oct 4, 2022
Oct 5, 2022

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Uranus rise and set in Sioux Falls

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.

Tue, Oct 4 ↑8:24 pm

Oct 4, 2022
Oct 5, 2022

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Neptune rise and set in Sioux Falls

Up most of the night. Use binoculars.

Neptune is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night. Very faint, use binoculars.

Wed, Oct 5 ↓5:57 am

Oct 4, 2022
Oct 5, 2022

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Planets Visible in Sioux Falls

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Oct 5, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:59 amWed 6:26 pmWed 12:12 pmDifficult to see
VenusWed 7:04 amWed 6:56 pmWed 1:00 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 10:17 pmWed 1:30 pmWed 5:53 amPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 6:42 pmWed 6:43 amWed 12:43 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 5:01 pmWed 2:56 amTue 9:58 pmPerfect visibility
UranusTue 8:24 pmWed 10:43 amWed 3:34 amAverage visibility
NeptuneTue 6:21 pmWed 5:57 amWed 12:09 amSlightly difficult to see