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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Hammerfest, Norway

Night Time

6 hours, 48 minutes

Fri, Apr 19 at 8:59 pm – Sat, Apr 20 at 3:47 am

Visible tonight, Apr 19 – Apr 20, 2024

Venus: Slightly difficult to see
Jupiter: ↓ Sat 12:19 am ↑ Sat 3:17 am
Uranus: ↓ Sat 12:39 am ↑ Sat 2:57 am
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April 21–22: Peak of Lyrid Meteor Shower

This year, the Lyrids peak around the time of a bright Full Moon—never ideal for seeing shooting stars. Check viewing conditions for your city.

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Tonight's Sky in Hammerfest, Apr 19 – Apr 20, 2024 (3 planets visible)

Venus rise and set in Hammerfest

Try at night.

Can only be seen shortly, if at all, it is very close to the horizon. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Apr 19, 2024
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Jupiter rise and set in Hammerfest

View just after sunset.

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

Sat, Apr 20 ↓12:19 am
Sat, Apr 20 ↑3:17 am

Apr 19, 2024
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Uranus rise and set in Hammerfest

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only before sunrise and/or after sunset. Bring binoculars (but don't look at the Sun!).

Uranus is just 22 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. You may need binoculars, but only use them when sun is down.

Sat, Apr 20 ↓12:39 am
Sat, Apr 20 ↑2:57 am

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Planets Visible in Hammerfest

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Apr 19, 2024
MercurySat 4:07 amSat 6:54 pmSat 11:32 amNot visible
VenusSat 4:24 amSat 7:00 pmSat 11:40 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 4:46 amSat 3:20 pmSat 10:02 amNot visible
JupiterFri 3:22 amSat 12:19 amFri 1:49 pmAverage visibility
SaturnSat 4:57 amSat 2:21 pmSat 9:39 amNot visible
UranusFri 3:02 amSat 12:39 amFri 1:50 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSat 4:39 amSat 4:13 pmSat 10:26 amNot visible