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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada

Night Time

6 hours, 51 minutes

Thu, Jul 29 at 10:41 pm - Fri, Jul 30 at 5:32 am

Visible tonight, Jul 29 – Jul 30, 2021

Mercury: ↓ Thu 10:52 pm ↑ Fri 5:04 am
Venus: Until Thu 11:27 pm
Mars: Until Thu 11:16 pm
Jupiter: From Thu 11:05 pm
Saturn: Perfect visibility
Uranus: From Fri 12:09 am
Neptune: From Thu 11:26 pm
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Tonight's Sky in Whitehorse, Jul 29 – Jul 30, 2021 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Whitehorse

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mercury is just 4 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Thu, Jul 29 ↓10:52 pm
Fri, Jul 30 ↑5:04 am

Jul 29, 2021
Jul 30, 2021

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Venus rise and set in Whitehorse

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.

Thu, Jul 29 ↓11:27 pm

Jul 29, 2021
Jul 30, 2021

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Mars rise and set in Whitehorse

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

Mars is just 23 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Thu, Jul 29 ↓11:16 pm

Jul 29, 2021
Jul 30, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in Whitehorse

Most of the night until sunrise.

Jupiter is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise.

Thu, Jul 29 ↑11:05 pm

Jul 29, 2021
Jul 30, 2021

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Saturn rise and set in Whitehorse

Up almost all night.

Saturn is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun in the sky, and is, therefore, visible most of the night. This is the best time of the year to view the planet.

Jul 29, 2021
Jul 30, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in Whitehorse

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.

Fri, Jul 30 ↑12:09 am

Jul 29, 2021
Jul 30, 2021

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Neptune rise and set in Whitehorse

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.

Thu, Jul 29 ↑11:26 pm

Jul 29, 2021
Jul 30, 2021

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Planets Visible in Whitehorse

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Jul 29, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 4:54 amThu 10:52 pmThu 1:55 pmVery difficult to see
VenusThu 9:01 amThu 11:27 pmThu 4:15 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 8:00 amThu 11:16 pmThu 3:39 pmVery difficult to see
JupiterThu 11:05 pmFri 8:06 amFri 3:36 amPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 10:39 pmFri 5:59 amFri 2:19 amPerfect visibility
UranusFri 12:09 amFri 4:21 pmFri 8:15 amDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 11:26 pmFri 10:38 amFri 5:02 amDifficult to see