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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Nuuk, Greenland (Godthåb)

Night Time

13 hours, 18 minutes

Fri, Mar 5 at 5:58 pm - Sat, Mar 6 at 7:16 am

Visible tonight, Mar 5 – Mar 6, 2021

Mercury: From Sat 7:09 am
Venus: Slightly difficult to see
Mars: Until Sat 3:18 am
Jupiter: From Sat 7:10 am
Saturn: From Sat 7:02 am
Uranus: Until Sat 12:00 midnight
Neptune: Until Fri 6:23 pm
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Tonight's Sky in Nuuk, Mar 5 – Mar 6, 2021 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Nuuk

Try before sunrise.

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

Sat, Mar 6 ↑7:09 am

Mar 5, 2021
Mar 6, 2021

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Venus rise and set in Nuuk

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

Venus is just 5 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Mar 5, 2021
Mar 6, 2021

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Mars rise and set in Nuuk

View after sunset.

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

Sat, Mar 6 ↓3:18 am

Mar 5, 2021
Mar 6, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in Nuuk

Try before sunrise.

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

Sat, Mar 6 ↑7:10 am

Mar 5, 2021
Mar 6, 2021

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Saturn rise and set in Nuuk

Try before sunrise.

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

Sat, Mar 6 ↑7:02 am

Mar 5, 2021
Mar 6, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in Nuuk

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.

Sat, Mar 6 ↓12:00 midnight

Mar 5, 2021
Mar 6, 2021

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Neptune rise and set in Nuuk

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Neptune is just 5 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Fri, Mar 5 ↓6:23 pm

Mar 5, 2021
Mar 6, 2021

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Planets Visible in Nuuk

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Mar 5, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 7:09 amSat 2:40 pmSat 10:54 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusSat 7:30 amSat 5:15 pmSat 12:21 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsFri 7:34 amSat 3:18 amFri 5:25 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 7:10 amSat 2:31 pmSat 10:50 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSat 7:02 amSat 1:28 pmSat 10:15 amExtremely difficult to see
UranusFri 7:48 amSat 12:00 midnightFri 3:54 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 7:34 amFri 6:23 pmFri 12:58 pmExtremely difficult to see