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What can I see with 10x50 binoculars in bortle class 4?

This planet "parade" is over-hyped. There is little to see observationally, since Jupiter and Mercury are less than 5 degrees above the horizon when the Sun rises, Uranus is about 10 degrees ...
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Visibility of Planetary alignment of 6 planets on 3 June 2024 from Prague

James K is correct, but I would like to add some details on the "where can I find out" part of the question. If you are ever interested in what objects (stars, sun, moon, planets, satellites,...
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Visibility of Planetary alignment of 6 planets on 3 June 2024 from Prague

Not in a meaningful way. Saturn will be visible and a bright object in the morning sky. Mars should be visible, but by the time it rises, twilight will have started. Jupiter and Mercury are only a few ...
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Easy guideline for using JPL Horizons DE431 for planets in aphelion and perihelion from 11000 BC to 16000 AD?

Have you explored Skyfield library ? I used it to find solar eclipses at a particular location from 5000 BC to 2000 AD. Here is the code for your reference. https://github.com/godbolerr/indianskyfield/...
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