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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Greenwood, Nova Scotia, Canada

Night Time

8 hours, 57 minutes

Sun, Jul 21 at 8:57 pm – Mon, Jul 22 at 5:54 am

Visible night of Jul 21 – Jul 22, 2024

Mercury: Until Sun 10:04 pm
Venus: Until Sun 9:42 pm
Mars: From Mon 1:46 am
Jupiter: From Mon 2:25 am
Saturn: From Sun 11:03 pm
Uranus: From Mon 1:30 am
Neptune: From Sun 11:21 pm
Location of GreenwoodLocation

Venus Returns as the Evening Star

Starting from around now—depending on the latitude of your town or city—Venus is returning to the western sky after sunset.

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Tonight's Sky in Greenwood, Jul 21 – Jul 22, 2024 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Greenwood

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, Jul 21 ↓10:04 pm

Jul 21, 2024
Jul 22, 2024

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Venus rise and set in Greenwood

Try after sunset.

Venus sets shortly after sunset, 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.

Sun, Jul 21 ↓9:42 pm

Jul 21, 2024
Jul 22, 2024

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Mars rise and set in Greenwood

View before sunrise.

Mars can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter.

Mon, Jul 22 ↑1:46 am

Jul 21, 2024
Jul 22, 2024

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Jupiter rise and set in Greenwood

View before sunrise.

Jupiter can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter.

Mon, Jul 22 ↑2:25 am

Jul 21, 2024
Jul 22, 2024

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Saturn rise and set in Greenwood

View in the early morning.

Saturn can be seen for more than 6 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Sun, Jul 21 ↑11:03 pm

Jul 21, 2024
Jul 22, 2024

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Uranus rise and set in Greenwood

View before sunrise. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. You may need binoculars.

Mon, Jul 22 ↑1:30 am

Jul 21, 2024
Jul 22, 2024

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Neptune rise and set in Greenwood

View in the early morning. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 6 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.

Sun, Jul 21 ↑11:21 pm

Jul 21, 2024
Jul 22, 2024

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Planets Visible in Greenwood

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Jul 22, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 8:20 amSun 10:04 pmSun 3:13 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 6:58 amSun 9:42 pmSun 2:20 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 1:46 amMon 4:40 pmMon 9:13 amAverage visibility
JupiterMon 2:25 amMon 5:37 pmMon 10:01 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 11:03 pmMon 10:17 amMon 4:40 amGreat visibility
UranusMon 1:30 amMon 4:17 pmMon 8:54 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSun 11:21 pmMon 11:16 amMon 5:18 amDifficult to see