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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada

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Fri, Apr 19 at 9:07 pm - Sat, Apr 20 at 6:39 am

9 hours, 32 minutes

Visible tonight, Apr 19 – Apr 20, 2019

Mercury: From Sat 6:22 am

Venus: From Sat 6:08 am

Mars: Until Sat 1:28 am

Jupiter: From Sat 1:59 am

Saturn: From Sat 3:43 am

Uranus: Until Fri 9:19 pm

Neptune: From Sat 5:47 am

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Tonight's Sky in Grande Prairie, Apr 19 – Apr 20, 2019 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Grande Prairie

Try before sunrise.

Mercury rises shortly before sunrise, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe.

Sat, Apr 20 ↑6:22 am

Apr 19, 2019
Apr 20, 2019

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Venus rise and set in Grande Prairie

Try before sunrise.

Venus rises shortly before sunrise, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Sat, Apr 20 ↑6:08 am

Apr 19, 2019
Apr 20, 2019

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Mars rise and set in Grande Prairie

View after sunset.

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

Sat, Apr 20 ↓1:28 am

Apr 19, 2019
Apr 20, 2019

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Jupiter rise and set in Grande Prairie

View in the early morning.

Jupiter can be seen for more than 4 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Sat, Apr 20 ↑1:59 am

Apr 19, 2019
Apr 20, 2019

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Saturn rise and set in Grande Prairie

View before sunrise.

Saturn can be seen for more than 2 hours before sunrise.

Sat, Apr 20 ↑3:43 am

Apr 19, 2019
Apr 20, 2019

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Uranus rise and set in Grande Prairie

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Uranus is just 3 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Fri, Apr 19 ↓9:19 pm

Apr 19, 2019
Apr 20, 2019

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Neptune rise and set in Grande Prairie

Try before sunrise. Use binoculars.

Neptune rises shortly before sunrise, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe. Very faint, use binoculars.

Sat, Apr 20 ↑5:47 am

Apr 19, 2019
Apr 20, 2019

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Planets Visible in Grande Prairie

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Apr 19, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:22 amSat 6:22 pmSat 12:21 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSat 6:08 amSat 6:00 pmSat 12:03 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsFri 8:11 amSat 1:28 amFri 4:49 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 1:59 amSat 9:14 amSat 5:36 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 3:43 amSat 11:16 amSat 7:29 amFairly good visibility
UranusFri 6:52 amFri 9:19 pmFri 2:05 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSat 5:47 amSat 4:47 pmSat 11:17 amExtremely difficult to see