Sat, Sep 19 at 7:16 pm - Sun, Sep 20 at 7:01 am
11 hours, 46 minutes
Visible tonight, Sep 19 – Sep 20, 2020
|Mercury:||Until Sat 8:05 pm|
|Venus:||From Sun 3:32 am|
|Mars:||From Sat 8:40 pm|
|Jupiter:||Until Sun 1:17 am|
|Saturn:||Until Sun 1:56 am|
|Uranus:||From Sat 8:58 pm|
|Neptune:||Until Sun 6:24 am|
Tonight's Sky in Columbus, Sep 19 – Sep 20, 2020 (7 planets visible)
Mercury rise and set in Columbus
Try after sunset.
Mercury sets shortly after sunset, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe.
Sat, Sep 19 ↓8:05 pm
Venus rise and set in Columbus
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.
Sun, Sep 20 ↑3:32 am
Mars rise and set in Columbus
Most of the night until sunrise.
Mars is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise.
Sat, Sep 19 ↑8:40 pm
Jupiter rise and set in Columbus
View after sunset.
Jupiter can be seen for more than 6 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.
Sun, Sep 20 ↓1:17 am
Saturn rise and set in Columbus
View after sunset.
Saturn can be seen for more than 6 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.
Sun, Sep 20 ↓1:56 am
Uranus rise and set in Columbus
View in the early morning. Bring binoculars.
Uranus can be seen for more than 10 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. You may need binoculars.
Sat, Sep 19 ↑8:58 pm
Neptune rise and set in Columbus
Up most of the night. Use binoculars.
Neptune is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night. Very faint, use binoculars.
Sun, Sep 20 ↓6:24 am
Planets Visible in Columbus
|Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Sep 19, 2020|
|Mercury||Sat 9:00 am||Sat 8:05 pm||Sat 2:33 pm||Difficult to see|
|Venus||Sun 3:32 am||Sun 5:23 pm||Sun 10:28 am||Good visibility|
|Mars||Sat 8:40 pm||Sun 9:27 am||Sun 3:04 am||Perfect visibility|
|Jupiter||Sat 3:50 pm||Sun 1:17 am||Sat 8:33 pm||Perfect visibility|
|Saturn||Sat 4:18 pm||Sun 1:56 am||Sat 9:07 pm||Perfect visibility|
|Uranus||Sat 8:58 pm||Sun 10:38 am||Sun 3:48 am||Average visibility|
|Neptune||Sat 6:54 pm||Sun 6:24 am||Sun 12:39 am||Slightly difficult to see|