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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Alert, Nunavut, Canada

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Visible night of May 26 – May 27, 2024

Mercury: Perfect visibility
Venus: Perfect visibility
Mars: ↓ Sun 8:17 pm ↑ Sun 9:50 pm
Jupiter: Perfect visibility
Saturn: ↑ Mon 4:24 am ↓ Mon 9:51 am
Neptune: ↓ Sun 1:27 pm ↑ Mon 2:11 am
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Tonight's Sky in Alert, May 26 – May 27, 2024 (3 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Alert

Up all night.

Mercury is up all of the polar night.

May 26, 2024
May 27, 2024

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Venus rise and set in Alert

Up all night.

Venus is up all of the polar night. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

May 26, 2024
May 27, 2024

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Jupiter rise and set in Alert

Up all night.

Jupiter is up all of the polar night.

May 26, 2024
May 27, 2024

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Planets Visible in Alert

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, May 27, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryUp all daySun 10:47 amPerfect visibility
VenusUp all daySun 11:56 amPerfect visibility
MarsDown all daySun 9:05 amNot visible
JupiterUp all daySun 11:43 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 4:24 amMon 9:51 amMon 7:07 amNot visible
UranusDown all daySun 11:16 amNot visible
NeptuneMon 2:11 amMon 1:24 pmMon 7:47 amNot visible