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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in 59°20'59.9"N, 16°29'11.2"E

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Night Time

Thu, Dec 3 at 2:59 pm - Fri, Dec 4 at 8:29 am

17 hours, 31 minutes

Visible tonight, Dec 3 – Dec 4, 2020

Mercury: From Fri 7:40 am
Venus: From Fri 5:37 am
Mars: Until Fri 2:58 am
Jupiter: Until Thu 6:19 pm
Saturn: Until Thu 6:32 pm
Uranus: Until Fri 5:02 am
Neptune: Until Thu 11:45 pm
Location of 59°20'59.9"N, 16°29'11.2"ELocation
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Tonight's Sky in 59°20'59.9"N, 16°29'11.2"E, Dec 3 – Dec 4, 2020 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in 59°20'59.9"N, 16°29'11.2"E

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

Mercury is just 9 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Fri, Dec 4 ↑7:40 am

Dec 3, 2020
Dec 4, 2020

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Venus rise and set in 59°20'59.9"N, 16°29'11.2"E

View just before sunrise.

Venus is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly before sunrise. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Fri, Dec 4 ↑5:37 am

Dec 3, 2020
Dec 4, 2020

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Mars rise and set in 59°20'59.9"N, 16°29'11.2"E

View after sunset.

Mars can be seen for more than 11 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Fri, Dec 4 ↓2:58 am

Dec 3, 2020
Dec 4, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in 59°20'59.9"N, 16°29'11.2"E

View after sunset.

Jupiter can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades.

Thu, Dec 3 ↓6:19 pm

Dec 3, 2020
Dec 4, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in 59°20'59.9"N, 16°29'11.2"E

View after sunset.

Saturn can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades.

Thu, Dec 3 ↓6:32 pm

Dec 3, 2020
Dec 4, 2020

Saturn

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Uranus rise and set in 59°20'59.9"N, 16°29'11.2"E

After sunset and most of the night. Bring binoculars.

Uranus is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the late evening hours after sunset. You may need binoculars.

Fri, Dec 4 ↓5:02 am

Dec 3, 2020
Dec 4, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in 59°20'59.9"N, 16°29'11.2"E

View after sunset. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 8 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night. Very faint, use binoculars.

Thu, Dec 3 ↓11:45 pm

Dec 3, 2020
Dec 4, 2020

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Planets Visible in 59°20'59.9"N, 16°29'11.2"E

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Dec 3, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 7:40 amFri 2:34 pmFri 11:07 amDifficult to see
VenusFri 5:37 amFri 2:11 pmFri 9:55 amFairly good visibility
MarsThu 1:15 pmFri 2:58 amThu 8:06 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 11:36 amThu 6:19 pmThu 2:57 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 11:39 amThu 6:32 pmThu 3:05 pmAverage visibility
UranusThu 1:42 pmFri 5:02 amThu 9:22 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 12:55 pmThu 11:45 pmThu 6:20 pmDifficult to see