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Mon, Sep 24 at 7:21 pm - Tue, Sep 25 at 7:19 am

11 hours, 57 minutes

Visible tonight, Sep 24 – Sep 25, 2018

Mercury: Until Mon 7:31 pm

Venus: Average visiblity

Mars: ↑ Mon 7:43 pm ↓ Mon 11:39 pm

Jupiter: Until Mon 7:56 pm

Saturn: Until Mon 9:36 pm

Uranus: From Mon 7:26 pm

Neptune: Until Tue 5:23 am

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Tonight's Sky in Reykjavik, Sep 24 – Sep 25, 2018 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Reykjavik

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mercury is just 3 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Mon, Sep 24 ↓7:31 pm

Sep 24, 2018
Sep 25, 2018

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Venus rise and set in Reykjavik

Try at night.

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

Sep 24, 2018
Sep 25, 2018

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Mars rise and set in Reykjavik

View in the night

Mars can be seen for more than 3 hours during the night.

Mon, Sep 24 ↑7:43 pm
Mon, Sep 24 ↓11:39 pm

Sep 24, 2018
Sep 25, 2018

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Jupiter rise and set in Reykjavik

Try after sunset.

Jupiter sets shortly after sunset, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe.

Mon, Sep 24 ↓7:56 pm

Sep 24, 2018
Sep 25, 2018

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Saturn rise and set in Reykjavik

View after sunset.

Saturn can be seen for more than 2 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.

Mon, Sep 24 ↓9:36 pm

Sep 24, 2018
Sep 25, 2018

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Uranus rise and set in Reykjavik

Most of the night until sunrise.

Uranus is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise.

Mon, Sep 24 ↑7:26 pm

Sep 24, 2018
Sep 25, 2018

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Neptune rise and set in Reykjavik

Up most of the night.

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

Tue, Sep 25 ↓5:23 am

Sep 24, 2018
Sep 25, 2018

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Planets Visible in Reykjavik

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Sep 24, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:29 amMon 7:31 pmMon 1:32 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusTue 12:40 pmTue 6:15 pmTue 3:27 pmAverage visiblity
MarsMon 7:43 pmMon 11:39 pmMon 9:41 pmGood visibility
JupiterMon 1:01 pmMon 7:56 pmMon 4:28 pmSlightly difficult to see
SaturnMon 5:14 pmMon 9:36 pmMon 7:25 pmDifficult to see
UranusMon 7:26 pmTue 10:55 amTue 3:11 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 7:11 pmTue 5:23 amTue 12:17 amSlightly difficult to see