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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in 42°03'N, 88°17'W

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Mon, Feb 24 at 5:36 pm - Tue, Feb 25 at 6:35 am

12 hours, 59 minutes

Visible tonight, Feb 24 – Feb 25, 2020

Mercury: ↓ Mon 5:53 pm ↑ Tue 6:21 am

Venus: Until Mon 9:22 pm

Mars: From Tue 3:30 am

Jupiter: From Tue 4:17 am

Saturn: From Tue 4:49 am

Uranus: Until Mon 10:29 pm

Neptune: Until Mon 6:35 pm

Location of 42°03'N, 88°17'WLocation

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Tonight's Sky in 42°03'N, 88°17'W, Feb 24 – Feb 25, 2020 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in 42°03'N, 88°17'W

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mercury is just 5 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Mon, Feb 24 ↓5:53 pm
Tue, Feb 25 ↑6:21 am

Feb 24, 2020
Feb 25, 2020

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Venus rise and set in 42°03'N, 88°17'W

View after sunset.

Venus can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Mon, Feb 24 ↓9:22 pm

Feb 24, 2020
Feb 25, 2020

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Mars rise and set in 42°03'N, 88°17'W

View before sunrise.

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

Tue, Feb 25 ↑3:30 am

Feb 24, 2020
Feb 25, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in 42°03'N, 88°17'W

View before sunrise.

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

Tue, Feb 25 ↑4:17 am

Feb 24, 2020
Feb 25, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in 42°03'N, 88°17'W

View before sunrise.

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

Tue, Feb 25 ↑4:49 am

Feb 24, 2020
Feb 25, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in 42°03'N, 88°17'W

View after sunset. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. You may need binoculars.

Mon, Feb 24 ↓10:29 pm

Feb 24, 2020
Feb 25, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in 42°03'N, 88°17'W

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

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

Mon, Feb 24 ↓6:35 pm

Feb 24, 2020
Feb 25, 2020

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Planets Visible in 42°03'N, 88°17'W

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Feb 24, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:27 amMon 5:53 pmMon 12:11 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusMon 8:14 amMon 9:22 pmMon 2:47 pmGood visibility
MarsTue 3:30 amTue 12:31 pmTue 8:00 amAverage visibility
JupiterTue 4:17 amTue 1:31 pmTue 8:54 amFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 4:49 amTue 2:15 pmTue 9:32 amAverage visibility
UranusMon 8:54 amMon 10:29 pmMon 3:41 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 7:12 amMon 6:35 pmMon 12:53 pmExtremely difficult to see