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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Kangerlussuaq, Greenland (Søndre Strømfjord)

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Thu, Oct 22 at 5:23 pm - Fri, Oct 23 at 8:53 am

15 hours, 30 minutes

Visible tonight, Oct 22 – Oct 23, 2020

Venus: ↓ Thu 5:36 pm ↑ Fri 4:15 am
Mars: ↑ Thu 5:34 pm ↓ Fri 7:18 am
Jupiter: ↑ Thu 5:25 pm ↓ Thu 7:58 pm
Saturn: Until Thu 8:54 pm
Uranus: Average visibility
Neptune: Until Fri 3:46 am
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Tonight's Sky in Kangerlussuaq, Oct 22 – Oct 23, 2020 (6 planets visible)

Venus rise and set in Kangerlussuaq

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.

Thu, Oct 22 ↓5:36 pm
Fri, Oct 23 ↑4:15 am

Oct 22, 2020
Oct 23, 2020

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Mars rise and set in Kangerlussuaq

Up most of the night.

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

Thu, Oct 22 ↑5:34 pm
Fri, Oct 23 ↓7:18 am

Oct 22, 2020
Oct 23, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in Kangerlussuaq

View after sunset.

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

Thu, Oct 22 ↑5:25 pm
Thu, Oct 22 ↓7:58 pm

Oct 22, 2020
Oct 23, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in Kangerlussuaq

View after sunset.

Saturn can be seen for more than 3 hours after sunset. 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.

Thu, Oct 22 ↓8:54 pm

Oct 22, 2020
Oct 23, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in Kangerlussuaq

Up most of the night. Bring binoculars.

Uranus is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night. You may need binoculars.

Oct 22, 2020
Oct 23, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in Kangerlussuaq

View after sunset. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 10 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night. Very faint, use binoculars.

Fri, Oct 23 ↓3:46 am

Oct 22, 2020
Oct 23, 2020

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Planets Visible in Kangerlussuaq

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Oct 22, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 9:53 amFri 4:55 pmFri 1:23 pmNot visible
VenusThu 4:10 amThu 5:36 pmThu 10:54 amGood visibility
MarsThu 5:34 pmFri 7:18 amFri 12:26 amPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 5:25 pmThu 7:58 pmThu 6:42 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 5:19 pmThu 8:54 pmThu 7:07 pmVery difficult to see
UranusThu 5:11 pmFri 10:12 amFri 1:41 amAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 5:22 pmFri 3:46 amThu 10:34 pmDifficult to see