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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Gangtok, Sikkim, India

Night Time

10 hours, 29 minutes

Mon, Jul 26 at 6:27 pm - Tue, Jul 27 at 4:56 am

Visible night of Jul 26 – Jul 27, 2021

Mercury: From Tue 4:25 am
Venus: Until Mon 8:14 pm
Mars: Until Mon 7:50 pm
Jupiter: From Mon 7:51 pm
Saturn: From Mon 6:47 pm
Uranus: From Mon 11:29 pm
Neptune: From Mon 8:58 pm
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Tonight's Sky in Gangtok, Jul 26 – Jul 27, 2021 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Gangtok

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunrise and sunset only.

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

Tue, Jul 27 ↑4:25 am

Jul 26, 2021
Jul 27, 2021

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Venus rise and set in Gangtok

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, Jul 26 ↓8:14 pm

Jul 26, 2021
Jul 27, 2021

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Mars rise and set in Gangtok

View just after sunset.

Mars is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly after sunset. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Mon, Jul 26 ↓7:50 pm

Jul 26, 2021
Jul 27, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in Gangtok

Most of the night until sunrise.

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

Mon, Jul 26 ↑7:51 pm

Jul 26, 2021
Jul 27, 2021

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Saturn rise and set in Gangtok

Up most of the night.

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

Mon, Jul 26 ↑6:47 pm

Jul 26, 2021
Jul 27, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in Gangtok

View before sunrise. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. You may need binoculars.

Mon, Jul 26 ↑11:29 pm

Jul 26, 2021
Jul 27, 2021

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Neptune rise and set in Gangtok

View in the early morning. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 7 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.

Mon, Jul 26 ↑8:58 pm

Jul 26, 2021
Jul 27, 2021

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Planets Visible in Gangtok

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Jul 27, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 4:25 amTue 6:09 pmTue 11:17 amDifficult to see
VenusMon 7:22 amMon 8:14 pmMon 1:48 pmGood visibility
MarsMon 6:49 amMon 7:50 pmMon 1:20 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterMon 7:51 pmTue 7:02 amTue 1:27 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 6:47 pmTue 5:32 amTue 12:10 amPerfect visibility
UranusMon 11:29 pmTue 12:40 pmTue 6:04 amDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 8:58 pmTue 8:45 amTue 2:52 amDifficult to see