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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Kriens, Lucerne, Switzerland

Night Time

8 hours, 6 minutes

Fri, Jun 21 at 9:25 pm – Sat, Jun 22 at 5:31 am

Visible night of Jun 21 – Jun 22, 2024

Mercury: Until Fri 10:10 pm
Venus: Until Fri 9:47 pm
Mars: From Sat 2:49 am
Jupiter: From Sat 4:02 am
Saturn: From Sat 1:10 am
Uranus: From Sat 3:26 am
Neptune: From Sat 1:27 am
Location of KriensLocation

Recurrent Nova Due to Erupt

Sometime in the next few months, T Coronae Borealis—also known as T CrB or the Blaze Star—is expected to appear briefly in the constellation Corona Borealis as a ‘new’ star. Show Corona Borealis in the Night Sky Map below, or read more about the Blaze Star.

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Tonight's Sky in Kriens, Jun 21 – Jun 22, 2024 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Kriens

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only after sunset.

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

Fri, Jun 21 ↓10:10 pm

Jun 21, 2024
Jun 22, 2024

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Venus rise and set in Kriens

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only after sunset.

Venus is just 5 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Fri, Jun 21 ↓9:47 pm

Jun 21, 2024
Jun 22, 2024

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Mars rise and set in Kriens

View before sunrise.

Mars can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter.

Sat, Jun 22 ↑2:49 am

Jun 21, 2024
Jun 22, 2024

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Jupiter rise and set in Kriens

View just before sunrise.

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

Sat, Jun 22 ↑4:02 am

Jun 21, 2024
Jun 22, 2024

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Saturn rise and set in Kriens

View in the early morning.

Saturn can be seen for more than 4 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Sat, Jun 22 ↑1:10 am

Jun 21, 2024
Jun 22, 2024

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Uranus rise and set in Kriens

View before sunrise. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. You may need binoculars.

Sat, Jun 22 ↑3:26 am

Jun 21, 2024
Jun 22, 2024

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Neptune rise and set in Kriens

View in the early morning. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 4 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.

Sat, Jun 22 ↑1:27 am

Jun 21, 2024
Jun 22, 2024

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Planets Visible in Kriens

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Jun 22, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:59 amFri 10:10 pmFri 2:05 pmDifficult to see
VenusFri 5:50 amFri 9:47 pmFri 1:48 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 2:49 amSat 4:57 pmSat 9:53 amAverage visibility
JupiterSat 4:02 amSat 7:19 pmSat 11:40 amAverage visibility
SaturnSat 1:10 amSat 12:24 pmSat 6:47 amGreat visibility
UranusSat 3:26 amSat 6:23 pmSat 10:54 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 1:27 amSat 1:22 pmSat 7:24 amDifficult to see