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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Reykjavik, Iceland (Reykjavíkurborg)

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Fri, Feb 15 at 6:00 pm - Sat, Feb 16 at 9:20 am

15 hours, 20 minutes

Visible night of Feb 15 – Feb 16, 2019

Mercury: Until Fri 7:22 pm

Venus: From Sat 8:05 am

Mars: Until Sat 1:33 am

Jupiter: From Sat 6:45 am

Saturn: From Sat 8:30 am

Uranus: Until Sat 1:12 am

Neptune: Until Fri 8:03 pm

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Tonight's Sky in Reykjavik, Feb 15 – Feb 16, 2019 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Reykjavik

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

Mercury is just 13 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Fri, Feb 15 ↓7:22 pm

Feb 15, 2019
Feb 16, 2019

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Venus rise and set in Reykjavik

View before sunrise.

Venus can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Sat, Feb 16 ↑8:05 am

Feb 15, 2019
Feb 16, 2019

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Mars rise and set in Reykjavik

View after sunset.

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

Sat, Feb 16 ↓1:33 am

Feb 15, 2019
Feb 16, 2019

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Jupiter rise and set in Reykjavik

View before sunrise.

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

Sat, Feb 16 ↑6:45 am

Feb 15, 2019
Feb 16, 2019

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Saturn rise and set in Reykjavik

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 16 ↑8:30 am

Feb 15, 2019
Feb 16, 2019

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Uranus rise and set in Reykjavik

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 16 ↓1:12 am

Feb 15, 2019
Feb 16, 2019

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Neptune rise and set in Reykjavik

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Neptune is just 19 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Fri, Feb 15 ↓8:03 pm

Feb 15, 2019
Feb 16, 2019

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Planets Visible in Reykjavik

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Feb 16, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 9:42 amFri 7:22 pmFri 2:31 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 8:05 amSat 1:24 pmSat 10:45 amGood visibility
MarsFri 9:49 amSat 1:33 amFri 5:40 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 6:45 amSat 11:17 amSat 9:01 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 8:30 amSat 1:18 pmSat 10:54 amExtremely difficult to see
UranusFri 9:58 amSat 1:12 amFri 5:35 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 9:45 amFri 8:03 pmFri 2:54 pmExtremely difficult to see