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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in 41°35'10"N, 87°41'33"W

Night Time

Tue, Aug 11 at 7:55 pm - Wed, Aug 12 at 5:56 am

10 hours, 2 minutes

Visible tonight, Aug 11 – Aug 12, 2020

Mercury: From Wed 5:25 am
Venus: From Wed 2:25 am
Mars: From Tue 10:35 pm
Jupiter: Until Wed 3:25 am
Saturn: Until Wed 4:06 am
Uranus: From Tue 11:03 pm
Neptune: From Tue 9:07 pm
Location of 41°35'10"N, 87°41'33"WLocation
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Tonight's Sky in 41°35'10"N, 87°41'33"W, Aug 11 – Aug 12, 2020 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in 41°35'10"N, 87°41'33"W

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

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

Wed, Aug 12 ↑5:25 am

Aug 11, 2020
Aug 12, 2020

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Venus rise and set in 41°35'10"N, 87°41'33"W

View before sunrise.

Venus can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Wed, Aug 12 ↑2:25 am

Aug 11, 2020
Aug 12, 2020

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Mars rise and set in 41°35'10"N, 87°41'33"W

View in the early morning.

Mars can be seen for more than 7 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Tue, Aug 11 ↑10:35 pm

Aug 11, 2020
Aug 12, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in 41°35'10"N, 87°41'33"W

After sunset and most of the night.

Jupiter is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the late evening hours after sunset.

Wed, Aug 12 ↓3:25 am

Aug 11, 2020
Aug 12, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in 41°35'10"N, 87°41'33"W

After sunset and most of the night.

Saturn is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the late evening hours after sunset.

Wed, Aug 12 ↓4:06 am

Aug 11, 2020
Aug 12, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in 41°35'10"N, 87°41'33"W

View in the early morning. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can be seen for more than 6 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. You may need binoculars.

Tue, Aug 11 ↑11:03 pm

Aug 11, 2020
Aug 12, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in 41°35'10"N, 87°41'33"W

Most of the night until sunrise. Use binoculars.

Neptune is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.

Tue, Aug 11 ↑9:07 pm

Aug 11, 2020
Aug 12, 2020

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Planets Visible in 41°35'10"N, 87°41'33"W

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Aug 11, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:25 amWed 7:47 pmWed 12:36 pmDifficult to see
VenusWed 2:25 amWed 5:03 pmWed 9:44 amGreat visibility
MarsTue 10:35 pmWed 11:16 amWed 4:55 amPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 6:12 pmWed 3:25 amTue 10:48 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 6:40 pmWed 4:06 amTue 11:23 pmPerfect visibility
UranusTue 11:03 pmWed 12:54 pmWed 5:59 amAverage visibility
NeptuneTue 9:07 pmWed 8:36 amWed 2:52 amDifficult to see