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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Greenwich, Nova Scotia, Canada

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Mon, Jan 27 at 5:17 pm - Tue, Jan 28 at 7:42 am

14 hours, 25 minutes

Visible night of Jan 27 – Jan 28, 2020

Mercury: Until Mon 6:12 pm

Venus: Until Mon 8:43 pm

Mars: From Tue 4:28 am

Jupiter: From Tue 6:20 am

Saturn: From Tue 7:02 am

Uranus: Until Tue 12:45 am

Neptune: Until Mon 8:42 pm

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Beta The Interactive Night Sky Map simulates the sky above Greenwich on a date of your choice. Use it to locate a planet, the Moon, or the Sun and track their movements across the sky. The map also shows the phases of the Moon, and all solar and lunar eclipses. Need some help?

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Tonight's Sky in Greenwich, Jan 27 – Jan 28, 2020 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Greenwich

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

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

Mon, Jan 27 ↓6:12 pm

Jan 27, 2020
Jan 28, 2020

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Venus rise and set in Greenwich

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, Jan 27 ↓8:43 pm

Jan 27, 2020
Jan 28, 2020

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Mars rise and set in Greenwich

View before sunrise.

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

Tue, Jan 28 ↑4:28 am

Jan 27, 2020
Jan 28, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in Greenwich

View just before sunrise.

Jupiter is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly before sunrise. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Tue, Jan 28 ↑6:20 am

Jan 27, 2020
Jan 28, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in Greenwich

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

Saturn is just 13 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Tue, Jan 28 ↑7:02 am

Jan 27, 2020
Jan 28, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in Greenwich

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.

Tue, Jan 28 ↓12:45 am

Jan 27, 2020
Jan 28, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in Greenwich

View after sunset. Use binoculars.

Neptune can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. Very faint, use binoculars.

Mon, Jan 27 ↓8:42 pm

Jan 27, 2020
Jan 28, 2020

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Planets Visible in Greenwich

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Jan 28, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:25 amMon 6:12 pmMon 1:18 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 9:27 amMon 8:43 pmMon 3:04 pmGood visibility
MarsTue 4:28 amTue 1:16 pmTue 8:52 amAverage visibility
JupiterTue 6:20 amTue 3:08 pmTue 10:44 amAverage visibility
SaturnTue 7:02 amTue 4:06 pmTue 11:34 amVery difficult to see
UranusMon 11:02 amTue 12:45 amMon 5:53 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 9:27 amMon 8:42 pmMon 3:05 pmVery difficult to see