14 hours, 39 minutes
Wed, Nov 29 at 5:01 pm – Thu, Nov 30 at 7:40 am
Visible night of Nov 29 – Nov 30, 2023
|Mercury:||Until Wed 6:07 pm|
|Venus:||From Thu 3:56 am|
|Mars:||From Thu 7:24 am|
|Jupiter:||Until Thu 5:07 am|
|Saturn:||Until Wed 11:27 pm|
|Uranus:||Until Thu 6:18 am|
|Neptune:||Until Thu 1:31 am|
Third Quarter Moon 50.137% Illuminated on Dec 5
First and Third Quarter Moons are often referred to as Half Moons—but they’re always a fraction more than 50% lit up.
Tonight's Sky in Detroit, Nov 29 – Nov 30, 2023 (7 planets visible)
Mercury rise and set in Detroit
View just after sunset.
Mercury is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly after sunset. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.
Wed, Nov 29 ↓6:07 pm
Venus rise and set in Detroit
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.
Thu, Nov 30 ↑3:56 am
Mars rise and set in Detroit
Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.
Mars is just 3 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.
Thu, Nov 30 ↑7:24 am
Jupiter rise and set in Detroit
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.
Thu, Nov 30 ↓5:07 am
Saturn rise and set in Detroit
View after sunset.
Saturn can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades.
Wed, Nov 29 ↓11:27 pm
Uranus rise and set in Detroit
Up most of the night. Bring binoculars.
Uranus is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night. You may need binoculars.
Thu, Nov 30 ↓6:18 am
Neptune rise and set in Detroit
View after sunset. Use binoculars.
Neptune can be seen for more than 8 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night. Very faint, use binoculars.
Thu, Nov 30 ↓1:31 am
Planets Visible in Detroit
|Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Nov 30, 2023|
|Mercury||Wed 9:29 am||Wed 6:07 pm||Wed 1:48 pm||Average visibility|
|Venus||Thu 3:56 am||Thu 3:06 pm||Thu 9:31 am||Good visibility|
|Mars||Thu 7:24 am||Thu 4:44 pm||Thu 12:04 pm||Extremely difficult to see|
|Jupiter||Wed 3:29 pm||Thu 5:07 am||Wed 10:18 pm||Perfect visibility|
|Saturn||Wed 12:57 pm||Wed 11:27 pm||Wed 6:12 pm||Average visibility|
|Uranus||Wed 4:00 pm||Thu 6:18 am||Wed 11:09 pm||Average visibility|
|Neptune||Wed 1:50 pm||Thu 1:31 am||Wed 7:40 pm||Difficult to see|