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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in 68°42'01.0"N, 15°25'13.4"E

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Visible night of Dec 8 – Dec 9, 2023

Venus: ↓ Fri 1:11 pm ↑ Sat 4:56 am
Jupiter: ↑ Fri 12:42 pm ↓ Sat 5:31 am
Saturn: ↑ Fri 1:17 pm ↓ Fri 8:54 pm
Uranus: ↑ Fri 12:14 pm ↓ Sat 7:44 am
Neptune: ↑ Fri 1:00 pm ↓ Sat 12:05 am
Location of 68°42'01.0"N, 15°25'13.4"ELocation

It’s a Good Year for the Geminids

The Geminid meteor shower peaks around December 13–14 or 14–15, just a few days after the New Moon on December 12.

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Tonight's Sky in 68°42'01.0"N, 15°25'13.4"E, Dec 8 – Dec 9, 2023 (5 planets visible)

Venus rise and set in 68°42'01.0"N, 15°25'13.4"E

Up some of the night.

Venus is visible more than 8 hours during the polar night. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Fri, Dec 8 ↓1:11 pm
Sat, Dec 9 ↑4:56 am

Dec 8, 2023
Dec 9, 2023

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Jupiter rise and set in 68°42'01.0"N, 15°25'13.4"E

Up some of the night.

Jupiter is visible more than 16 hours during the polar night.

Fri, Dec 8 ↑12:42 pm
Sat, Dec 9 ↓5:31 am

Dec 8, 2023
Dec 9, 2023

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Saturn rise and set in 68°42'01.0"N, 15°25'13.4"E

Up some of the night.

Saturn is visible more than 7 hours during the polar night. It is quite close to the horizon, making it fainter because the light has to cover a larger distance when traveling through the Earth's atmosphere. Make sure to get an unobstructed view.

Fri, Dec 8 ↑1:17 pm
Fri, Dec 8 ↓8:54 pm

Dec 8, 2023
Dec 9, 2023

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Uranus rise and set in 68°42'01.0"N, 15°25'13.4"E

Up some of the night. Bring binoculars.

Uranus is visible more than 19 hours during the polar night. You may need binoculars.

Fri, Dec 8 ↑12:14 pm
Sat, Dec 9 ↓7:44 am

Dec 8, 2023
Dec 9, 2023

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Neptune rise and set in 68°42'01.0"N, 15°25'13.4"E

Up some of the night. Use binoculars.

Neptune is visible more than 11 hours during the polar night. Very faint, use binoculars.

Fri, Dec 8 ↑1:00 pm
Sat, Dec 9 ↓12:05 am

Dec 8, 2023
Dec 9, 2023

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Planets Visible in 68°42'01.0"N, 15°25'13.4"E

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Dec 9, 2023
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryDown all dayFri 1:19 pmDown all night, not visible
VenusFri 4:50 amFri 1:11 pmFri 9:01 amPerfect visibility
MarsDown all dayFri 11:24 amDown all night, not visible
JupiterFri 12:42 pmSat 5:31 amFri 9:07 pmGreat visibility
SaturnFri 1:17 pmFri 8:54 pmFri 5:06 pmAverage visibility
UranusFri 12:14 pmSat 7:44 amFri 9:59 pmSlightly difficult to see
NeptuneFri 1:00 pmSat 12:05 amFri 6:32 pmDifficult to see