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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada

Night Time

7 hours, 50 minutes

Fri, Jun 11 at 9:20 pm - Sat, Jun 12 at 5:10 am

Visible night of Jun 11 – Jun 12, 2021

Venus: Until Fri 10:54 pm
Mars: Until Fri 11:55 pm
Jupiter: From Sat 1:01 am
Saturn: From Sat 12:17 am
Uranus: From Sat 3:16 am
Neptune: From Sat 1:42 am
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Tonight's Sky in Nanaimo, Jun 11 – Jun 12, 2021 (6 planets visible)

Venus rise and set in Nanaimo

View just after sunset.

Venus is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly after sunset. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Fri, Jun 11 ↓10:54 pm

Jun 11, 2021
Jun 12, 2021

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Mars rise and set in Nanaimo

View after sunset.

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

Fri, Jun 11 ↓11:55 pm

Jun 11, 2021
Jun 12, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in Nanaimo

View in the early morning.

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

Sat, Jun 12 ↑1:01 am

Jun 11, 2021
Jun 12, 2021

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Saturn rise and set in Nanaimo

View in the early morning.

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

Sat, Jun 12 ↑12:17 am

Jun 11, 2021
Jun 12, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in Nanaimo

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.

Sat, Jun 12 ↑3:16 am

Jun 11, 2021
Jun 12, 2021

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Neptune rise and set in Nanaimo

View before sunrise. Use binoculars.

Neptune can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. Very faint, use binoculars.

Sat, Jun 12 ↑1:42 am

Jun 11, 2021
Jun 12, 2021

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Planets Visible in Nanaimo

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Jun 12, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:26 amSat 8:43 pmSat 1:05 pmNot visible
VenusFri 6:33 amFri 10:54 pmFri 2:44 pmFairly good visibility
MarsFri 8:12 amFri 11:55 pmFri 4:04 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 1:01 amSat 11:16 amSat 6:09 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 12:17 amSat 9:32 amSat 4:55 amPerfect visibility
UranusSat 3:16 amSat 5:50 pmSat 10:33 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 1:42 amSat 1:13 pmSat 7:27 amVery difficult to see