Parade of planets: Here’s when to see 5 planets line up in the sky

ORLANDO, Fla. — You’ll want to look to the skies this weekend. A parade of planets will be happening above.


This hasn’t happened since 2004. It won’t happen again until 2040.

According to AccuWeather, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn have lined up in the early morning sky.

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To catch a glimpse of the “parade,” look to the southeast sky before sunrise through the weekend.

Friday morning will be the best time to see it in Central Florida.

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A telescope is not required to view the unique grouping of planets.

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Katlyn Brieskorn, WFTV.com

Katlyn Brieskorn is a Digital Assignment Editor at WFTV. She joined Channel 9 in July 2019.

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