10 hours, 49 minutes
Sat, Sep 25 at 7:19 pm - Sun, Sep 26 at 7:07 am
Visible tonight, Sep 25 – Sep 26, 2021
|Mercury:||Slightly difficult to see|
|Mars:||Until Sat 7:49 pm|
|Neptune:||Slightly difficult to see|
Tonight's Sky in McMurdo, Sep 25 – Sep 26, 2021 (6 planets visible)
Mercury rise and set in McMurdo
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.
Venus rise and set in McMurdo
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.
Mars rise and set in McMurdo
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.
Sat, Sep 25 ↓7:49 pm
Jupiter rise and set in McMurdo
Most of the night until sunrise.
Jupiter is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise.
Saturn rise and set in McMurdo
View in the early morning.
Saturn can be seen for more than 10 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.
Neptune rise and set in McMurdo
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.
Planets Visible in McMurdo
|Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Sep 25, 2021|
|Mercury||Up all day||Sat 2:05 pm||Slightly difficult to see|
|Venus||Up all day||Sat 3:29 pm||Good visibility|
|Mars||Sat 6:17 am||Sat 7:49 pm||Sat 1:02 pm||Extremely difficult to see|
|Jupiter||Up all day||Sat 10:19 pm||Perfect visibility|
|Saturn||Up all day||Sat 9:14 pm||Perfect visibility|
|Uranus||Down all day||Sat 3:26 am||Down all night, not visible|
|Neptune||Sat 4:30 pm||Sun 8:41 am||Sun 12:06 am||Slightly difficult to see|