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

Night Time

16 hours, 28 minutes

Wed, Jan 27 at 5:58 pm - Thu, Jan 28 at 10:26 am

Visible tonight, Jan 27 – Jan 28, 2021

Mercury: Until Wed 7:57 pm
Venus: From Thu 10:08 am
Mars: Until Thu 4:10 am
Uranus: Until Thu 3:32 am
Neptune: Until Wed 10:18 pm
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Tonight's Sky in Whitehorse, Jan 27 – Jan 28, 2021 (5 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Whitehorse

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

Mercury is just 18 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Wed, Jan 27 ↓7:57 pm

Jan 27, 2021
Jan 28, 2021

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Venus rise and set in Whitehorse

Try before sunrise.

Venus rises shortly before sunrise, 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, Jan 28 ↑10:08 am

Jan 27, 2021
Jan 28, 2021

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Mars rise and set in Whitehorse

View after sunset.

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

Thu, Jan 28 ↓4:10 am

Jan 27, 2021
Jan 28, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in Whitehorse

View after sunset. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. You may need binoculars.

Thu, Jan 28 ↓3:32 am

Jan 27, 2021
Jan 28, 2021

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Neptune rise and set in Whitehorse

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.

Wed, Jan 27 ↓10:18 pm

Jan 27, 2021
Jan 28, 2021

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Planets Visible in Whitehorse

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Jan 27, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 10:47 amWed 7:57 pmWed 3:21 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusThu 10:08 amThu 4:24 pmThu 1:16 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 11:51 amThu 4:10 amWed 8:00 pmAverage visibility
JupiterThu 10:34 amThu 5:54 pmThu 2:14 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
SaturnThu 10:26 amThu 5:26 pmThu 1:56 pmNot visible
UranusWed 12:03 pmThu 3:32 amWed 7:48 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 11:26 amWed 10:18 pmWed 4:52 pmVery difficult to see