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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Maniitsoq, Greenland (Sukkertoppen)

Night Time

8 hours, 7 minutes

Fri, Apr 19 at 10:26 pm – Sat, Apr 20 at 6:33 am

Visible tonight, Apr 19 – Apr 20, 2024

Venus: Slightly difficult to see
Jupiter: Until Sat 12:55 am
Uranus: Until Sat 1:03 am
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April 21–22: Peak of Lyrid Meteor Shower

This year, the Lyrids peak around the time of a bright Full Moon—never ideal for seeing shooting stars. Check viewing conditions for your city.

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Tonight's Sky in Maniitsoq, Apr 19 – Apr 20, 2024 (3 planets visible)

Venus rise and set in Maniitsoq

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only after sunset.

Venus is just 12 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Apr 19, 2024
Apr 20, 2024

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Jupiter rise and set in Maniitsoq

View just after sunset.

Jupiter is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly after sunset. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Sat, Apr 20 ↓12:55 am

Apr 19, 2024
Apr 20, 2024

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Uranus rise and set in Maniitsoq

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only after sunset. Bring binoculars (but don't look at the Sun!).

Uranus is just 22 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. You may need binoculars, but only use them when sun is down.

Sat, Apr 20 ↓1:03 am

Apr 19, 2024
Apr 20, 2024

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Planets Visible in Maniitsoq

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Apr 19, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:33 amSat 8:39 pmSat 1:37 pmNot visible
VenusSat 6:48 amSat 8:49 pmSat 1:47 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 6:41 amSat 5:36 pmSat 12:08 pmNot visible
JupiterFri 6:56 amSat 12:55 amFri 3:55 pmAverage visibility
SaturnSat 6:44 amSat 4:45 pmSat 11:45 amNot visible
UranusFri 6:49 amSat 1:03 amFri 3:56 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSat 6:42 amSat 6:21 pmSat 12:31 pmNot visible