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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Tucson, Arizona, USA

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Sun, May 26 at 7:21 pm - Mon, May 27 at 5:19 am

9 hours, 58 minutes

Visible night of May 26 – May 27, 2019

Mercury: Until Sun 7:55 pm

Venus: From Mon 4:13 am

Mars: Until Sun 9:46 pm

Jupiter: From Sun 8:25 pm

Saturn: From Sun 10:26 pm

Uranus: From Mon 3:39 am

Neptune: From Mon 1:35 am

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Beta The Interactive Night Sky Map simulates the sky above Tucson on a date of your choice. Use it to locate a planet, the Moon, or the Sun and track their movements across the sky. The map also shows the phases of the Moon, and all solar and lunar eclipses. Need some help?

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Tonight's Sky in Tucson, May 26 – May 27, 2019 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Tucson

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

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

Sun, May 26 ↓7:55 pm

May 26, 2019
May 27, 2019

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Venus rise and set in Tucson

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.

Mon, May 27 ↑4:13 am

May 26, 2019
May 27, 2019

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Mars rise and set in Tucson

View after sunset.

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

Sun, May 26 ↓9:46 pm

May 26, 2019
May 27, 2019

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Jupiter rise and set in Tucson

Up most of the night.

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

Sun, May 26 ↑8:25 pm

May 26, 2019
May 27, 2019

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Saturn rise and set in Tucson

View in the early morning.

Saturn can be seen for more than 6 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Sun, May 26 ↑10:26 pm

May 26, 2019
May 27, 2019

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Uranus rise and set in Tucson

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunrise and sunset only. Bring binoculars.

Uranus is just 31 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. You may need binoculars.

Mon, May 27 ↑3:39 am

May 26, 2019
May 27, 2019

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Neptune rise and set in Tucson

View before sunrise. Use binoculars.

Neptune can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. Very faint, use binoculars.

Mon, May 27 ↑1:35 am

May 26, 2019
May 27, 2019

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Planets Visible in Tucson

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, May 27, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:40 amSun 7:55 pmSun 12:47 pmDifficult to see
VenusMon 4:13 amMon 5:37 pmMon 10:55 amFairly good visibility
MarsSun 7:28 amSun 9:46 pmSun 2:37 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSun 8:25 pmMon 6:28 amMon 1:27 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 10:26 pmMon 8:35 amMon 3:30 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 3:39 amMon 4:47 pmMon 10:13 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneMon 1:35 amMon 1:11 pmMon 7:23 amVery difficult to see