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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Hammerfest, Norway

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Visible night of Jan 15 – Jan 16, 2021

Mercury: ↓ Fri 1:59 pm ↑ Sat 11:09 am
Mars: ↓ Sat 3:00 am ↑ Sat 8:36 am
Jupiter: ↓ Fri 1:22 pm ↑ Sat 11:10 am
Saturn: ↓ Fri 12:31 pm ↑ Sat 11:37 am
Uranus: ↓ Sat 3:00 am ↑ Sat 8:59 am
Neptune: ↓ Fri 8:08 pm ↑ Sat 9:57 am
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Tonight's Sky in Hammerfest, Jan 15 – Jan 16, 2021 (6 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Hammerfest

Up some of the night.

Mercury is visible more than 2 hours during the polar night.

Fri, Jan 15 ↓1:59 pm
Sat, Jan 16 ↑11:09 am

Jan 15, 2021
Jan 16, 2021

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Mars rise and set in Hammerfest

Up some of the night.

Mars is visible more than 18 hours during the polar night.

Sat, Jan 16 ↓3:00 am
Sat, Jan 16 ↑8:36 am

Jan 15, 2021
Jan 16, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in Hammerfest

Up some of the night.

Jupiter is visible more than 2 hours during the polar night.

Fri, Jan 15 ↓1:22 pm
Sat, Jan 16 ↑11:10 am

Jan 15, 2021
Jan 16, 2021

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Saturn rise and set in Hammerfest

Up some of the night.

Saturn is visible for a short time during the polar night. 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.

Fri, Jan 15 ↓12:31 pm
Sat, Jan 16 ↑11:37 am

Jan 15, 2021
Jan 16, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in Hammerfest

Up some of the night. Bring binoculars.

Uranus is visible more than 18 hours during the polar night. You may need binoculars.

Sat, Jan 16 ↓3:00 am
Sat, Jan 16 ↑8:59 am

Jan 15, 2021
Jan 16, 2021

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Neptune rise and set in Hammerfest

Up some of the night. Use binoculars.

Neptune is visible more than 10 hours during the polar night. Very faint, use binoculars.

Fri, Jan 15 ↓8:08 pm
Sat, Jan 16 ↑9:57 am

Jan 15, 2021
Jan 16, 2021

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Planets Visible in Hammerfest

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Jan 16, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 11:26 amFri 1:59 pmFri 12:41 pmGood visibility
VenusDown all dayFri 10:21 amDown all night, not visible
MarsFri 8:41 amSat 3:00 amFri 5:49 pmFairly good visibility
JupiterFri 11:16 amFri 1:22 pmFri 12:19 pmGreat visibility
SaturnFri 11:43 amFri 12:31 pmFri 12:07 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusFri 9:03 amSat 3:00 amFri 6:01 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 10:01 amFri 8:08 pmFri 3:04 pmDifficult to see