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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Kittilä, Finland (Gihttel)

Night Time

Sun, Aug 9 at 10:28 pm - Mon, Aug 10 at 4:23 am

5 hours, 55 minutes

Visible night of Aug 9 – Aug 10, 2020

Mercury: ↓ Sun 10:58 pm ↑ Mon 2:50 am

Venus: From Sun 11:52 pm

Mars: From Sun 10:38 pm

Jupiter: ↑ Sun 10:38 pm ↓ Mon 12:18 am

Saturn: Until Mon 1:43 am

Uranus: Average visibility

Neptune: Difficult to see

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Tonight's Sky in Kittilä, Aug 9 – Aug 10, 2020 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Kittilä

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

Mercury is just 9 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Sun, Aug 9 ↓10:58 pm
Mon, Aug 10 ↑2:50 am

Aug 9, 2020
Aug 10, 2020

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Venus rise and set in Kittilä

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.

Sun, Aug 9 ↑11:52 pm

Aug 9, 2020
Aug 10, 2020

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Mars rise and set in Kittilä

View in the early morning.

Mars can be seen for more than 5 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Sun, Aug 9 ↑10:38 pm

Aug 9, 2020
Aug 10, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in Kittilä

After sunset and most of the night.

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

Sun, Aug 9 ↑10:38 pm
Mon, Aug 10 ↓12:18 am

Aug 9, 2020
Aug 10, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in Kittilä

Up most of the night.

Saturn is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night. It is very 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 with as little light pollution as possible.

Mon, Aug 10 ↓1:43 am

Aug 9, 2020
Aug 10, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in Kittilä

View in the early morning. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can be seen for more than 5 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. You may need binoculars.

Aug 9, 2020
Aug 10, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in Kittilä

Most of the night until sunrise. Use binoculars.

Neptune is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.

Aug 9, 2020
Aug 10, 2020

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Planets Visible in Kittilä

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Aug 10, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 2:36 amSun 10:58 pmSun 12:51 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 11:52 pmMon 8:36 pmMon 10:13 amGreat visibility
MarsSun 10:38 pmMon 12:24 pmMon 5:31 amPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 10:38 pmMon 12:18 amSun 11:28 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 10:21 pmMon 1:43 amMon 12:02 amDifficult to see
UranusSun 9:53 pmMon 3:21 pmMon 6:37 amAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 10:13 pmMon 8:48 amMon 3:30 amDifficult to see