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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada (Colchester County)

Night Time

Mon, Sep 28 at 6:58 pm - Tue, Sep 29 at 7:09 am

12 hours, 11 minutes

Visible night of Sep 28 – Sep 29, 2020

Mercury: Until Mon 7:38 pm
Venus: From Tue 3:34 am
Mars: From Mon 7:51 pm
Jupiter: Until Tue 12:20 am
Saturn: Until Tue 12:59 am
Uranus: From Mon 8:07 pm
Neptune: Until Tue 5:41 am
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Tonight's Sky in Truro, Sep 28 – Sep 29, 2020 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Truro

Try after sunset.

Mercury sets shortly after sunset, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe.

Mon, Sep 28 ↓7:38 pm

Sep 28, 2020
Sep 29, 2020

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Venus rise and set in Truro

View before sunrise.

Venus can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Tue, Sep 29 ↑3:34 am

Sep 28, 2020
Sep 29, 2020

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Mars rise and set in Truro

Most of the night until sunrise.

Mars is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise.

Mon, Sep 28 ↑7:51 pm

Sep 28, 2020
Sep 29, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in Truro

View after sunset.

Jupiter can be seen for more than 5 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Tue, Sep 29 ↓12:20 am

Sep 28, 2020
Sep 29, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in Truro

View after sunset.

Saturn can be seen for more than 6 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Tue, Sep 29 ↓12:59 am

Sep 28, 2020
Sep 29, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in Truro

Most of the night until sunrise. Bring binoculars.

Uranus is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise. You may need binoculars.

Mon, Sep 28 ↑8:07 pm

Sep 28, 2020
Sep 29, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in Truro

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.

Tue, Sep 29 ↓5:41 am

Sep 28, 2020
Sep 29, 2020

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Planets Visible in Truro

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Sep 29, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 9:31 amMon 7:38 pmMon 2:35 pmDifficult to see
VenusTue 3:34 amTue 5:28 pmTue 10:31 amGood visibility
MarsMon 7:51 pmTue 8:47 amTue 2:19 amPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 3:34 pmTue 12:20 amMon 7:57 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 4:00 pmTue 12:59 amMon 8:29 pmPerfect visibility
UranusMon 8:07 pmTue 10:12 amTue 3:09 amAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 6:20 pmTue 5:41 amTue 12:01 amSlightly difficult to see