8 hours, 54 minutes
Sun, Apr 18 at 9:31 pm - Mon, Apr 19 at 6:25 am
Visible tonight, Apr 18 – Apr 19, 2021
|Venus:||Until Sun 10:04 pm|
|Mars:||Until Mon 3:57 am|
|Jupiter:||From Mon 5:40 am|
|Saturn:||From Mon 5:23 am|
|Uranus:||Until Sun 10:37 pm|
|Neptune:||From Mon 6:06 am|
Tonight's Sky in Anchorage, Apr 18 – Apr 19, 2021 (6 planets visible)
Venus rise and set in Anchorage
Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.
Venus is just 6 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.
Sun, Apr 18 ↓10:04 pm
Mars rise and set in Anchorage
View after sunset.
Mars can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades.
Mon, Apr 19 ↓3:57 am
Jupiter rise and set in Anchorage
Try before sunrise.
Jupiter rises shortly before sunrise, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe.
Mon, Apr 19 ↑5:40 am
Saturn rise and set in Anchorage
View before sunrise.
Saturn can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. 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.
Mon, Apr 19 ↑5:23 am
Uranus rise and set in Anchorage
Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.
Uranus is just 11 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.
Sun, Apr 18 ↓10:37 pm
Neptune rise and set in Anchorage
Try before sunrise. Use binoculars.
Neptune rises shortly before sunrise, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe. Very faint, use binoculars.
Mon, Apr 19 ↑6:06 am
Planets Visible in Anchorage
|Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Apr 18, 2021|
|Mercury||Mon 6:32 am||Mon 9:37 pm||Mon 2:02 pm||Very close to Sun, not visible|
|Venus||Sun 6:43 am||Sun 10:04 pm||Sun 2:23 pm||Slightly difficult to see|
|Mars||Sun 7:58 am||Mon 3:57 am||Sun 5:58 pm||Average visibility|
|Jupiter||Mon 5:40 am||Mon 2:26 pm||Mon 10:03 am||Slightly difficult to see|
|Saturn||Mon 5:23 am||Mon 12:53 pm||Mon 9:08 am||Difficult to see|
|Uranus||Sun 6:45 am||Sun 10:37 pm||Sun 2:41 pm||Extremely difficult to see|
|Neptune||Mon 6:06 am||Mon 5:13 pm||Mon 11:39 am||Extremely difficult to see|