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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Davis, Antarctica (Davis Base, Vestfold Hills)

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Sun, Sep 15 at 7:21 pm - Mon, Sep 16 at 8:02 am

12 hours, 41 minutes

Visible tonight, Sep 15 – Sep 16, 2019

Mercury: Until Sun 8:27 pm

Venus: Until Sun 8:16 pm

Jupiter: Fairly good visibility

Saturn: Perfect visibility

Uranus: From Mon 12:43 am

Neptune: Slightly difficult to see

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Tonight's Sky in Davis, Sep 15 – Sep 16, 2019 (6 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Davis

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

Mercury is just 10 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Sun, Sep 15 ↓8:27 pm

Sep 15, 2019
Sep 16, 2019

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Venus rise and set in Davis

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

Venus is just 9 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Sun, Sep 15 ↓8:16 pm

Sep 15, 2019
Sep 16, 2019

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Jupiter rise and set in Davis

View after sunset.

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

Sep 15, 2019
Sep 16, 2019

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Saturn rise and set in Davis

View in the early morning.

Saturn can be seen for more than 12 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Sep 15, 2019
Sep 16, 2019

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Uranus rise and set in Davis

View in the early morning. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can be seen for more than 7 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. 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. You may need binoculars.

Mon, Sep 16 ↑12:43 am

Sep 15, 2019
Sep 16, 2019

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Neptune rise and set in Davis

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.

Sep 15, 2019
Sep 16, 2019

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Planets Visible in Davis

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Sep 15, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 8:16 amSun 8:27 pmSun 2:19 pmDifficult to see
VenusSun 8:20 amSun 8:16 pmSun 2:17 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 8:19 amMon 6:37 pmMon 1:27 pmNot visible
JupiterUp all daySun 7:12 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnUp all daySun 9:11 pmPerfect visibility
UranusMon 12:43 amMon 8:07 amMon 4:25 amSlightly difficult to see
NeptuneSun 6:16 pmMon 8:32 amMon 1:24 amSlightly difficult to see