Which Planets Can You See Tonight? (2024)

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12 hours, 58 minutes

Sun, May 26 at 5:37 pm – Mon, May 27 at 6:35 am

Visible night of May 26 – May 27, 2024

Mercury: From Mon 5:08 am
Venus: From Mon 6:26 am
Mars: From Mon 3:13 am
Jupiter: From Mon 6:09 am
Saturn: From Mon 12:58 am
Uranus: From Mon 5:41 am
Neptune: From Mon 1:45 am

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Tonight's Sky in The Mount, May 26 – May 27, 2024 (7 planets visible)

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Mercury rise and set in The Mount

View just before sunrise.

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

Mon, May 27 ↑5:08 am

May 26, 2024

May 27, 2024

Mercury

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Mars rise and set in The Mount

View before sunrise.

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

Mon, May 27 ↑3:13 am

May 26, 2024

May 27, 2024

Mars

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Jupiter rise and set in The Mount

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

Jupiter is just 6 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Mon, May 27 ↑6:09 am

May 26, 2024

May 27, 2024

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Saturn rise and set in The Mount

View before sunrise.

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

Mon, May 27 ↑12:58 am

May 26, 2024

May 27, 2024

Saturn

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Uranus rise and set in The Mount

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Uranus is just 12 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Mon, May 27 ↑5:41 am

May 26, 2024

May 27, 2024

Uranus

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Neptune rise and set in The Mount

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 ↑1:45 am

May 26, 2024

May 27, 2024

Neptune

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Planets Visible in The Mount

Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, May 27, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:08 amMon 4:29 pmMon 10:49 amAverage visibility
VenusMon 6:26 amMon 5:28 pmMon 11:57 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 3:13 amMon 2:57 pmMon 9:05 amAverage visibility
JupiterMon 6:09 amMon 5:13 pmMon 11:41 amDifficult to see
SaturnMon 12:58 amMon 1:20 pmMon 7:09 amAverage visibility
UranusMon 5:41 amMon 4:48 pmMon 11:14 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneMon 1:45 amMon 1:52 pmMon 7:49 amVery difficult to see

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