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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Akureyri, Iceland

Night Time

14 hours, 14 minutes

Fri, Feb 26 at 6:17 pm - Sat, Feb 27 at 8:30 am

Visible tonight, Feb 26 – Feb 27, 2021

Mercury: From Sat 8:15 am
Venus: Slightly difficult to see
Mars: ↓ Sat 4:24 am ↑ Sat 8:18 am
Jupiter: Slightly difficult to see
Saturn: From Sat 8:30 am
Uranus: Until Sat 1:21 am
Neptune: Until Fri 7:32 pm
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Tonight's Sky in Akureyri, Feb 26 – Feb 27, 2021 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Akureyri

Try before sunrise.

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

Sat, Feb 27 ↑8:15 am

Feb 26, 2021
Feb 27, 2021

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Venus rise and set in Akureyri

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

Venus is just 7 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Feb 26, 2021
Feb 27, 2021

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Mars rise and set in Akureyri

View after sunset.

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

Sat, Feb 27 ↓4:24 am
Sat, Feb 27 ↑8:18 am

Feb 26, 2021
Feb 27, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in Akureyri

Try at night.

Can only be seen shortly, if at all, it is very close to the horizon.

Feb 26, 2021
Feb 27, 2021

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Saturn rise and set in Akureyri

Try before sunrise.

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

Sat, Feb 27 ↑8:30 am

Feb 26, 2021
Feb 27, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in Akureyri

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, Feb 27 ↓1:21 am

Feb 26, 2021
Feb 27, 2021

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Neptune rise and set in Akureyri

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Neptune is just 12 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Fri, Feb 26 ↓7:32 pm

Feb 26, 2021
Feb 27, 2021

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Planets Visible in Akureyri

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Feb 26, 2021
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MercurySat 8:15 amSat 3:11 pmSat 11:43 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusSat 8:46 amSat 5:18 pmSat 1:01 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsFri 8:22 amSat 4:24 amFri 6:22 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 8:34 amSat 3:21 pmSat 11:57 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSat 8:30 amSat 2:20 pmSat 11:25 amExtremely difficult to see
UranusFri 8:51 amSat 1:21 amFri 5:06 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 8:50 amFri 7:32 pmFri 2:11 pmExtremely difficult to see