11 hours, 34 minutes
Wed, Sep 15 at 7:52 pm - Thu, Sep 16 at 7:26 am
Visible night of Sep 15 – Sep 16, 2021
|Mercury:||Until Wed 8:39 pm|
|Venus:||Until Wed 9:28 pm|
|Mars:||Until Wed 8:12 pm|
|Jupiter:||Until Thu 5:00 am|
|Saturn:||Until Thu 3:36 am|
|Uranus:||From Wed 9:53 pm|
|Neptune:||Until Thu 7:21 am|
Currently showing previous night. For planet visibility in the coming night, please check again after 12 noon.
Tonight's Sky in Oakford, Sep 15 – Sep 16, 2021 (7 planets visible)
Mercury rise and set in Oakford
Try after sunset.
Mercury sets shortly after sunset, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe.
Wed, Sep 15 ↓8:39 pm
Venus rise and set in Oakford
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.
Wed, Sep 15 ↓9:28 pm
Mars rise and set in Oakford
Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.
Mars is just 7 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.
Wed, Sep 15 ↓8:12 pm
Jupiter rise and set in Oakford
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.
Thu, Sep 16 ↓5:00 am
Saturn rise and set in Oakford
View after sunset.
Saturn can be seen for more than 7 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.
Thu, Sep 16 ↓3:36 am
Uranus rise and set in Oakford
View in the early morning. Bring binoculars.
Uranus can be seen for more than 9 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. You may need binoculars.
Wed, Sep 15 ↑9:53 pm
Neptune rise and set in Oakford
Up almost all night. Use binoculars.
Neptune is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun in the sky, and is, therefore, visible most of the night. This is the best time of the year to view the planet. Very faint, use binoculars.
Thu, Sep 16 ↓7:21 am
Planets Visible in Oakford
|Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Sep 16, 2021|
|Mercury||Wed 9:45 am||Wed 8:39 pm||Wed 3:13 pm||Difficult to see|
|Venus||Wed 11:03 am||Wed 9:28 pm||Wed 4:16 pm||Good visibility|
|Mars||Wed 8:03 am||Wed 8:12 pm||Wed 2:07 pm||Extremely difficult to see|
|Jupiter||Wed 6:39 pm||Thu 5:00 am||Wed 11:49 pm||Perfect visibility|
|Saturn||Wed 5:49 pm||Thu 3:36 am||Wed 10:43 pm||Perfect visibility|
|Uranus||Wed 9:53 pm||Thu 11:48 am||Thu 4:50 am||Average visibility|
|Neptune||Wed 7:47 pm||Thu 7:21 am||Thu 1:34 am||Slightly difficult to see|