12 hours, 35 minutes
Fri, Sep 29 at 6:27 pm – Sat, Sep 30 at 7:02 am
Visible night of Sep 29 – Sep 30, 2023
|Mercury:||↓ Fri 6:51 pm||↑ Sat 4:53 am|
|Venus:||From Sat 1:49 am|
|Saturn:||↑ Fri 6:50 pm||↓ Sat 2:23 am|
|Neptune:||↑ Fri 6:30 pm||↓ Sat 5:44 am|
As Venus Dazzles, Data Reveals Subtle Patterns
Venus—currently shining in the morning sky—produces patterns that can only be revealed by plotting data over many thousands of years.
Currently showing previous night. For planet visibility in the coming night, please check again after 12 noon.
Tonight's Sky in Harstad, Sep 29 – Sep 30, 2023 (6 planets visible)
Mercury rise and set in Harstad
Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only before sunrise and/or after sunset.
Mercury is just 16 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.
Fri, Sep 29 ↓6:51 pm
Sat, Sep 30 ↑4:53 am
Venus rise and set in Harstad
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, Sep 30 ↑1:49 am
Jupiter rise and set in Harstad
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.
Saturn rise and set in Harstad
After sunset and most of the night.
Saturn is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the late evening hours after sunset. It is quite 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.
Fri, Sep 29 ↑6:50 pm
Sat, Sep 30 ↓2:23 am
Uranus rise and set in Harstad
View in the early morning. Bring binoculars.
Uranus can be seen for more than 12 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. You may need binoculars.
Neptune rise and set in Harstad
Up most of the night. Use binoculars.
Neptune is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night. Very faint, use binoculars.
Fri, Sep 29 ↑6:30 pm
Sat, Sep 30 ↓5:44 am
Planets Visible in Harstad
|Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Sep 30, 2023|
|Mercury||Fri 4:45 am||Fri 6:51 pm||Fri 11:50 am||Slightly difficult to see|
|Venus||Sat 1:49 am||Sat 6:02 pm||Sat 9:56 am||Great visibility|
|Mars||Sat 9:01 am||Sat 6:18 pm||Sat 1:40 pm||Not visible|
|Jupiter||Fri 6:09 pm||Sat 12:09 pm||Sat 3:09 am||Perfect visibility|
|Saturn||Fri 6:50 pm||Sat 2:23 am||Fri 10:37 pm||Great visibility|
|Uranus||Fri 5:39 pm||Sat 1:42 pm||Sat 3:40 am||Average visibility|
|Neptune||Fri 6:30 pm||Sat 5:44 am||Sat 12:07 am||Slightly difficult to see|