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Wed, Aug 15 at 9:10 pm - Thu, Aug 16 at 5:33 am

8 hours, 24 minutes

Visible tonight, Aug 15 – Aug 16, 2018

Mercury: From Thu 4:48 am

Venus: Until Wed 9:42 pm

Mars: ↑ Wed 9:41 pm ↓ Thu 2:04 am

Jupiter: Until Wed 10:43 pm

Saturn: Until Thu 12:55 am

Uranus: From Wed 10:12 pm

Neptune: From Wed 9:30 pm

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Tonight's Sky in Oslo, Aug 15 – Aug 16, 2018 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Oslo

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mercury is just 11 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Thu, Aug 16 ↑4:48 am

Aug 15, 2018
Aug 16, 2018

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Venus rise and set in Oslo

Try after sunset.

Venus sets shortly after sunset, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe.

Wed, Aug 15 ↓9:42 pm

Aug 15, 2018
Aug 16, 2018

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Mars rise and set in Oslo

After sunset and most of the night.

Mars is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the late evening hours after sunset.

Wed, Aug 15 ↑9:41 pm
Thu, Aug 16 ↓2:04 am

Aug 15, 2018
Aug 16, 2018

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Jupiter rise and set in Oslo

View after sunset.

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

Wed, Aug 15 ↓10:43 pm

Aug 15, 2018
Aug 16, 2018

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Saturn rise and set in Oslo

View after sunset.

Saturn can be seen for more than 3 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.

Thu, Aug 16 ↓12:55 am

Aug 15, 2018
Aug 16, 2018

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Uranus rise and set in Oslo

View in the early morning.

Uranus can be seen for more than 7 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Wed, Aug 15 ↑10:12 pm

Aug 15, 2018
Aug 16, 2018

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Neptune rise and set in Oslo

Most of the night until sunrise.

Neptune is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise.

Wed, Aug 15 ↑9:30 pm

Aug 15, 2018
Aug 16, 2018

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Planets Visible in Oslo

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Aug 15, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 4:48 amThu 8:17 pmThu 12:31 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 10:37 amWed 9:42 pmWed 4:10 pmAverage visiblity
MarsWed 9:41 pmThu 2:04 amWed 11:52 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 2:22 pmWed 10:43 pmWed 6:33 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 6:50 pmThu 12:55 amWed 9:52 pmAverage visiblity
UranusWed 10:12 pmThu 1:09 pmThu 5:41 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 9:30 pmThu 8:06 amThu 2:48 amDifficult to see