Home   Sun & Moon   Victoria
Flag for Canada

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

Night Time

Tue, Dec 18 at 4:19 pm - Wed, Dec 19 at 8:01 am

15 hours, 42 minutes

Visible tonight, Dec 18 – Dec 19, 2018

Mercury: From Wed 6:13 am

Venus: From Wed 3:57 am

Mars: Until Tue 11:37 pm

Jupiter: From Wed 6:30 am

Saturn: Until Tue 5:18 pm

Uranus: Until Wed 3:01 am

Neptune: Until Tue 10:54 pm

Location of VictoriaLocation
Advertising
Loading stars...

Beta The Interactive Night Sky Map simulates the sky above Victoria on a date of your choice. Use it to locate a planet, the Moon, or the Sun and track their movements across the sky. The map also shows the phases of the Moon, and all solar and lunar eclipses. Need some help?

The animation is not supported by your device/browser.

Please use another device/browser or check out the desktop version of the Interactive Night Sky Map.

Tonight's Sky in Victoria, Dec 18 – Dec 19, 2018 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Victoria

View just before sunrise.

Mercury is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly before sunrise. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Wed, Dec 19 ↑6:13 am

Dec 18, 2018
Dec 19, 2018

Mercury

Time:

Altitude: °

Direction: °

Venus rise and set in Victoria

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.

Wed, Dec 19 ↑3:57 am

Dec 18, 2018
Dec 19, 2018

Venus

Time:

Altitude: °

Direction: °

Mars rise and set in Victoria

View after sunset.

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

Tue, Dec 18 ↓11:37 pm

Dec 18, 2018
Dec 19, 2018

Mars

Time:

Altitude: °

Direction: °

Jupiter rise and set in Victoria

View just before sunrise.

Jupiter is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly before sunrise. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Wed, Dec 19 ↑6:30 am

Dec 18, 2018
Dec 19, 2018

Jupiter

Time:

Altitude: °

Direction: °

Saturn rise and set in Victoria

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

Saturn is just 13 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Tue, Dec 18 ↓5:18 pm

Dec 18, 2018
Dec 19, 2018

Saturn

Time:

Altitude: °

Direction: °

Uranus rise and set in Victoria

View after sunset. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can be seen for more than 10 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night. You may need binoculars.

Wed, Dec 19 ↓3:01 am

Dec 18, 2018
Dec 19, 2018

Uranus

Time:

Altitude: °

Direction: °

Neptune rise and set in Victoria

View after sunset. Use binoculars.

Neptune can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. Very faint, use binoculars.

Tue, Dec 18 ↓10:54 pm

Dec 18, 2018
Dec 19, 2018

Neptune

Time:

Altitude: °

Direction: °

Planets Visible in Victoria

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Dec 18, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:13 amWed 3:10 pmWed 10:42 amAverage visibility
VenusWed 3:57 amWed 2:08 pmWed 9:03 amGreat visibility
MarsTue 12:07 pmTue 11:37 pmTue 5:51 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 6:30 amWed 3:10 pmWed 10:50 amAverage visibility
SaturnTue 8:54 amTue 5:18 pmTue 1:06 pmVery difficult to see
UranusTue 1:19 pmWed 3:01 amTue 8:10 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneTue 11:55 amTue 10:54 pmTue 5:25 pmVery difficult to see