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Thu, Jul 19 at 8:44 pm - Fri, Jul 20 at 5:33 am

8 hours, 49 minutes

Visible tonight, Jul 19 – Jul 20, 2018

Mercury: Until Thu 9:40 pm

Venus: Until Thu 10:40 pm

Mars: From Thu 9:39 pm

Jupiter: Until Fri 12:57 am

Saturn: Until Fri 3:53 am

Uranus: From Fri 12:20 am

Neptune: From Thu 10:44 pm

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Tonight's Sky in Ottawa, Jul 19 – Jul 20, 2018 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Ottawa

Try after sunset.

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

Thu, Jul 19 ↓9:40 pm

Jul 19, 2018
Jul 20, 2018

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Venus rise and set in Ottawa

View after sunset.

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

Thu, Jul 19 ↓10:40 pm

Jul 19, 2018
Jul 20, 2018

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Mars rise and set in Ottawa

Up most of the night.

Mars is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night.

Thu, Jul 19 ↑9:39 pm

Jul 19, 2018
Jul 20, 2018

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Jupiter rise and set in Ottawa

View after sunset.

Jupiter can be seen for more than 4 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Fri, Jul 20 ↓12:57 am

Jul 19, 2018
Jul 20, 2018

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Saturn rise and set in Ottawa

After sunset and most of the night.

Saturn is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the late evening hours after sunset.

Fri, Jul 20 ↓3:53 am

Jul 19, 2018
Jul 20, 2018

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Uranus rise and set in Ottawa

View before sunrise.

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

Fri, Jul 20 ↑12:20 am

Jul 19, 2018
Jul 20, 2018

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Neptune rise and set in Ottawa

View in the early morning.

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

Thu, Jul 19 ↑10:44 pm

Jul 19, 2018
Jul 20, 2018

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Planets Visible in Ottawa

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Jul 19, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 7:52 amThu 9:40 pmThu 2:46 pmDifficult to see
VenusThu 9:24 amThu 10:40 pmThu 4:02 pmGood visibility
MarsThu 9:39 pmFri 6:02 amFri 1:51 amPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 2:57 pmFri 12:57 amThu 7:57 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 7:06 pmFri 3:53 amThu 11:29 pmPerfect visibility
UranusFri 12:20 amFri 2:03 pmFri 7:11 amDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 10:44 pmFri 9:57 amFri 4:21 amDifficult to see