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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Svolvær, Norway

Night Time

7 hours, 56 minutes

Tue, Apr 16 at 9:02 pm – Wed, Apr 17 at 4:58 am

Visible night of Apr 16 – Apr 17, 2024

Mercury: From Wed 4:55 am
Venus: Slightly difficult to see
Jupiter: Until Wed 12:08 am
Uranus: ↓ Wed 12:23 am ↑ Wed 4:48 am
Location of SvolværLocation

April 21: Comet 12P/Pons-Brooks at Perihelion (Closest Point to Sun)

At most latitudes, you might be able to catch the faint comet this week after sunset, as the sky becomes dark. Find 12P/Pons-Brooks in our Night Sky Map. (The size and brightness of the comet has been exaggerated to show its position more clearly.)

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Tonight's Sky in Svolvær, Apr 16 – Apr 17, 2024 (4 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Svolvær

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mercury is just 8 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Wed, Apr 17 ↑4:55 am

Apr 16, 2024
Apr 17, 2024

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Venus rise and set in Svolvær

Try at night.

Can only be seen shortly, if at all, it is very close to the horizon. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Apr 16, 2024
Apr 17, 2024

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Jupiter rise and set in Svolvær

View just after sunset.

Jupiter is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly after sunset. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Wed, Apr 17 ↓12:08 am

Apr 16, 2024
Apr 17, 2024

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Uranus rise and set in Svolvær

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only before sunrise and/or after sunset. Bring binoculars (but don't look at the Sun!).

Uranus is just 25 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. You may need binoculars, but only use them when sun is down.

Wed, Apr 17 ↓12:23 am
Wed, Apr 17 ↑4:48 am

Apr 16, 2024
Apr 17, 2024

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Planets Visible in Svolvær

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Apr 17, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 4:55 amWed 7:51 pmWed 12:25 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 5:23 amWed 7:10 pmWed 12:15 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 5:29 amWed 3:55 pmWed 10:42 amNot visible
JupiterTue 5:03 amWed 12:08 amTue 2:35 pmAverage visibility
SaturnWed 5:36 amWed 3:17 pmWed 10:26 amNot visible
UranusTue 4:52 amWed 12:23 amTue 2:38 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneWed 5:26 amWed 5:02 pmWed 11:14 amNot visible