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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Kitwe, Zambia (Kitwe-Nkana)

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Wed, May 27 at 5:47 pm - Thu, May 28 at 6:21 am

12 hours, 34 minutes

Visible night of May 27 – May 28, 2020

Mercury: Until Wed 7:15 pm

Venus: Until Wed 6:28 pm

Mars: From Thu 12:21 am

Jupiter: From Wed 9:17 pm

Saturn: From Wed 9:38 pm

Uranus: From Thu 4:17 am

Neptune: From Thu 1:04 am

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Tonight's Sky in Kitwe, May 27 – May 28, 2020 (6 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Kitwe

View just after sunset.

Mercury is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly after sunset. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Wed, May 27 ↓7:15 pm

May 27, 2020
May 28, 2020

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Mars rise and set in Kitwe

View before sunrise.

Mars can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter.

Thu, May 28 ↑12:21 am

May 27, 2020
May 28, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in Kitwe

View in the early morning.

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

Wed, May 27 ↑9:17 pm

May 27, 2020
May 28, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in Kitwe

View in the early morning.

Saturn can be seen for more than 8 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Wed, May 27 ↑9:38 pm

May 27, 2020
May 28, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in Kitwe

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

Uranus is just 28 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. You may need binoculars.

Thu, May 28 ↑4:17 am

May 27, 2020
May 28, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in Kitwe

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.

Thu, May 28 ↑1:04 am

May 27, 2020
May 28, 2020

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Planets Visible in Kitwe

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, May 28, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:59 amWed 7:15 pmWed 1:37 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 7:15 amWed 6:28 pmWed 12:51 pmNot visible
MarsThu 12:21 amThu 12:43 pmThu 6:32 amAverage visibility
JupiterWed 9:17 pmThu 10:00 amThu 3:39 amPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 9:38 pmThu 10:19 amThu 3:58 amPerfect visibility
UranusThu 4:17 amThu 3:55 pmThu 10:06 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneThu 1:04 amThu 1:15 pmThu 7:10 amVery difficult to see