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Sun, May 27 at 10:19 pm - Mon, May 28 at 4:14 am

5 hours, 55 minutes

Visible night of May 27 – May 28, 2018

Mercury: From Mon 4:05 am

Venus: Until Mon 1:27 am

Mars: From Mon 2:16 am

Jupiter: Until Mon 4:03 am

Saturn: From Mon 12:28 am

Uranus: From Mon 3:27 am

Neptune: From Mon 2:48 am

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Currently showing previous night. For planet visibility in the coming night, please check again after 12 noon.

Tonight's Sky in Helsinki, May 27 – May 28, 2018 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Helsinki

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunrise and sunset only.

Mercury is just 11 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Mon, May 28 ↑4:05 am

May 27, 2018
May 28, 2018

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Venus rise and set in Helsinki

View after sunset.

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

Mon, May 28 ↓1:27 am

May 27, 2018
May 28, 2018

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Mars rise and set in Helsinki

Hard to see.

Mars rises above the horizon for a short period only and remains very low in the sky, so it is unlikely to be visible.

Mon, May 28 ↑2:16 am

May 27, 2018
May 28, 2018

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Jupiter rise and set in Helsinki

Up most of the night.

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

Mon, May 28 ↓4:03 am

May 27, 2018
May 28, 2018

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Saturn rise and set in Helsinki

Most of the night until sunrise.

Saturn is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise. It is quite close to the horizon, making it fainter because the light has to cover a larger distance when traveling through the Earth's atmosphere. Make sure to get an unobstructed view.

Mon, May 28 ↑12:28 am

May 27, 2018
May 28, 2018

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Uranus rise and set in Helsinki

Try before sunrise.

Uranus rises shortly before sunrise, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe.

Mon, May 28 ↑3:27 am

May 27, 2018
May 28, 2018

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Neptune rise and set in Helsinki

View before sunrise.

Neptune can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. It is quite close to the horizon, making it fainter because the light has to cover a larger distance when traveling through the Earth's atmosphere. Make sure to get an unobstructed view.

Mon, May 28 ↑2:48 am

May 27, 2018
May 28, 2018

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Planets Visible in Helsinki

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, May 28, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 4:05 amMon 9:09 pmMon 12:35 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 5:56 amMon 1:27 amSun 3:42 pmGood visibility
MarsMon 2:16 amMon 8:36 amMon 5:26 amExtremely difficult to see
JupiterSun 7:45 pmMon 4:03 amSun 11:54 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 12:28 amMon 6:36 amMon 3:32 amGood visibility
UranusMon 3:27 amMon 6:16 pmMon 10:51 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneMon 2:48 amMon 1:28 pmMon 8:08 amVery difficult to see