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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Longyearbyen, Svalbard, Norway

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Visible night of Aug 5 – Aug 6, 2020

Mercury: Perfect visibility

Venus: Perfect visibility

Mars: ↓ Wed 12:54 pm ↑ Wed 9:43 pm

Neptune: ↑ Wed 10:47 pm ↓ Thu 8:00 am

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Tonight's Sky in Longyearbyen, Aug 5 – Aug 6, 2020 (3 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Longyearbyen

Up all night.

Mercury is up all of the polar night.

Aug 5, 2020
Aug 6, 2020

Mercury

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Venus rise and set in Longyearbyen

Up all night.

Venus is up all of the polar night. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Aug 5, 2020
Aug 6, 2020

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Mars rise and set in Longyearbyen

Up some of the night.

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

Wed, Aug 5 ↓12:54 pm
Wed, Aug 5 ↑9:43 pm

Aug 5, 2020
Aug 6, 2020

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Planets Visible in Longyearbyen

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Aug 6, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryUp all dayWed 12:11 pmPerfect visibility
VenusUp all dayWed 9:51 amPerfect visibility
MarsWed 9:43 pmThu 12:55 pmThu 5:18 amSlightly difficult to see
JupiterDown all dayWed 11:22 pmDown all night, not visible
SaturnDown all dayWed 12:00 midnightDown all night, not visible
UranusDown all dayWed 6:34 amNot visible
NeptuneWed 10:47 pmThu 8:00 amThu 3:23 amNot visible