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

Night Time

11 hours, 10 minutes

Sun, Sep 26 at 8:03 pm - Mon, Sep 27 at 7:13 am

Visible tonight, Sep 26 – Sep 27, 2021

Mercury: ↓ Sun 11:30 pm ↑ Mon 6:16 am
Venus: ↓ Mon 2:47 am ↑ Mon 6:01 am
Mars: Until Sun 8:24 pm
Jupiter: Perfect visibility
Saturn: Perfect visibility
Uranus: From Mon 1:06 am
Neptune: Slightly difficult to see
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Tonight's Sky in Davis, Sep 26 – Sep 27, 2021 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Davis

View just after sunset.

Mercury is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly after sunset. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Sun, Sep 26 ↓11:30 pm
Mon, Sep 27 ↑6:16 am

Sep 26, 2021
Sep 27, 2021

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Venus rise and set in Davis

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, Sep 27 ↓2:47 am
Mon, Sep 27 ↑6:01 am

Sep 26, 2021
Sep 27, 2021

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Mars rise and set in Davis

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mars is just 4 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Sun, Sep 26 ↓8:24 pm

Sep 26, 2021
Sep 27, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in Davis

View in the early morning.

Jupiter can be seen for more than 11 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Sep 26, 2021
Sep 27, 2021

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Saturn rise and set in Davis

View in the early morning.

Saturn can be seen for more than 11 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Sep 26, 2021
Sep 27, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in Davis

View in the early morning. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can be seen for more than 6 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 27 ↑1:06 am

Sep 26, 2021
Sep 27, 2021

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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 26, 2021
Sep 27, 2021

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Planets Visible in Davis

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Sep 26, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:20 amSun 11:30 pmSun 2:55 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 6:11 amMon 2:47 amSun 4:25 pmGood visibility
MarsSun 7:27 amSun 8:24 pmSun 1:54 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterSun 2:09 pmMon 8:07 amSun 11:08 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 11:37 amMon 8:31 amSun 10:04 pmPerfect visibility
UranusMon 1:06 amMon 7:17 amMon 4:12 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 6:04 pmMon 7:46 amMon 12:55 amSlightly difficult to see