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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Sisimiut, Greenland (Holsteinsborg)

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Mon, Jan 20 at 3:04 pm - Tue, Jan 21 at 10:23 am

19 hours, 18 minutes

Visible night of Jan 20 – Jan 21, 2020

Mercury: Until Mon 3:20 pm

Venus: Until Mon 7:51 pm

Mars: From Tue 7:48 am

Jupiter: From Tue 10:21 am

Uranus: Until Tue 2:43 am

Neptune: Until Mon 8:55 pm

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Tonight's Sky in Sisimiut, Jan 20 – Jan 21, 2020 (6 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Sisimiut

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

Mercury is just 7 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Mon, Jan 20 ↓3:20 pm

Jan 20, 2020
Jan 21, 2020

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Venus rise and set in Sisimiut

View after sunset.

Venus can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Mon, Jan 20 ↓7:51 pm

Jan 20, 2020
Jan 21, 2020

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Mars rise and set in Sisimiut

View before sunrise.

Mars can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. 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.

Tue, Jan 21 ↑7:48 am

Jan 20, 2020
Jan 21, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in Sisimiut

Try before sunrise.

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

Tue, Jan 21 ↑10:21 am

Jan 20, 2020
Jan 21, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in Sisimiut

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.

Tue, Jan 21 ↓2:43 am

Jan 20, 2020
Jan 21, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in Sisimiut

View after sunset. Use binoculars.

Neptune can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. Very faint, use binoculars.

Mon, Jan 20 ↓8:55 pm

Jan 20, 2020
Jan 21, 2020

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Planets Visible in Sisimiut

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Jan 21, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 11:11 amMon 3:20 pmMon 1:14 pmDifficult to see
VenusMon 10:47 amMon 7:51 pmMon 3:18 pmGood visibility
MarsTue 7:48 amTue 10:44 amTue 9:16 amExtremely difficult to see
JupiterTue 10:21 amTue 12:23 pmTue 11:22 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnTue 10:26 amTue 2:04 pmTue 12:15 pmNot visible
UranusMon 10:33 amTue 2:43 amMon 6:38 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 10:42 amMon 8:55 pmMon 3:48 pmVery difficult to see