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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Sandnes, Norway

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Thu, Aug 13 at 9:29 pm - Fri, Aug 14 at 5:55 am

8 hours, 26 minutes

Visible tonight, Aug 13 – Aug 14, 2020

Mercury: ↓ Thu 9:36 pm ↑ Fri 5:22 am
Venus: From Fri 1:56 am
Mars: From Thu 10:58 pm
Jupiter: Until Fri 2:40 am
Saturn: Until Fri 3:29 am
Uranus: From Thu 10:52 pm
Neptune: From Thu 10:00 pm
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Tonight's Sky in Sandnes, Aug 13 – Aug 14, 2020 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Sandnes

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunrise and sunset only.

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

Thu, Aug 13 ↓9:36 pm
Fri, Aug 14 ↑5:22 am

Aug 13, 2020
Aug 14, 2020

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Venus rise and set in Sandnes

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.

Fri, Aug 14 ↑1:56 am

Aug 13, 2020
Aug 14, 2020

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Mars rise and set in Sandnes

View in the early morning.

Mars can be seen for more than 6 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Thu, Aug 13 ↑10:58 pm

Aug 13, 2020
Aug 14, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in Sandnes

After sunset and most of the night.

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

Fri, Aug 14 ↓2:40 am

Aug 13, 2020
Aug 14, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in Sandnes

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.

Fri, Aug 14 ↓3:29 am

Aug 13, 2020
Aug 14, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in Sandnes

View in the early morning. Bring binoculars.

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

Thu, Aug 13 ↑10:52 pm

Aug 13, 2020
Aug 14, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in Sandnes

Most of the night until sunrise. Use binoculars.

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

Thu, Aug 13 ↑10:00 pm

Aug 13, 2020
Aug 14, 2020

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Planets Visible in Sandnes

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Aug 13, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:12 amThu 9:36 pmThu 1:26 pmDifficult to see
VenusFri 1:56 amFri 7:05 pmFri 10:31 amGreat visibility
MarsThu 10:58 pmFri 12:16 pmFri 5:37 amPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 8:14 pmFri 2:40 amThu 11:27 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 8:34 pmFri 3:29 amFri 12:02 amPerfect visibility
UranusThu 10:52 pmFri 2:24 pmFri 6:38 amAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 10:00 pmFri 9:02 amFri 3:31 amDifficult to see