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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Kristiansand, Norway

Night Time

13 hours, 55 minutes

Fri, Feb 23 at 5:43 pm – Sat, Feb 24 at 7:38 am

Visible night of Feb 23 – Feb 24, 2024

Mercury: Extremely difficult to see
Venus: From Sat 7:05 am
Mars: From Sat 7:08 am
Jupiter: Until Sat 12:27 am
Saturn: Until Fri 6:02 pm
Uranus: Until Sat 1:28 am
Neptune: Until Fri 7:52 pm
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Micro Full Moon on February 24

We’re having a few months of Micro Full Moons and Super New Moons—this is the reason why a solar eclipse on April 8 will be total, not annular.

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Tonight's Sky in Kristiansand, Feb 23 – Feb 24, 2024 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Kristiansand

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mercury is just 5 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Feb 23, 2024
Feb 24, 2024

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Venus rise and set in Kristiansand

Try before sunrise.

Venus rises shortly before sunrise, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Sat, Feb 24 ↑7:05 am

Feb 23, 2024
Feb 24, 2024

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Mars rise and set in Kristiansand

Try before sunrise.

Mars rises shortly before sunrise, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe.

Sat, Feb 24 ↑7:08 am

Feb 23, 2024
Feb 24, 2024

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Jupiter rise and set in Kristiansand

View after sunset.

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

Sat, Feb 24 ↓12:27 am

Feb 23, 2024
Feb 24, 2024

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Saturn rise and set in Kristiansand

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Saturn is just 5 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Fri, Feb 23 ↓6:02 pm

Feb 23, 2024
Feb 24, 2024

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Uranus rise and set in Kristiansand

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 24 ↓1:28 am

Feb 23, 2024
Feb 24, 2024

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Neptune rise and set in Kristiansand

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see. Bring binoculars (but don't look at the Sun!).

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

Fri, Feb 23 ↓7:52 pm

Feb 23, 2024
Feb 24, 2024

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Planets Visible in Kristiansand

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Feb 24, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 7:52 amSat 5:13 pmSat 12:31 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSat 7:05 amSat 2:58 pmSat 11:01 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 7:08 amSat 2:48 pmSat 10:58 amExtremely difficult to see
JupiterFri 9:10 amSat 12:27 amFri 4:48 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 8:01 amFri 6:02 pmFri 1:01 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusFri 9:19 amSat 1:28 amFri 5:23 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 8:18 amFri 7:52 pmFri 2:05 pmExtremely difficult to see