9 hours, 25 minutes
Thu, Jul 29 at 9:06 pm - Fri, Jul 30 at 6:31 am
Visible night of Jul 29 – Jul 30, 2021
|Mercury:||From Fri 6:15 am|
|Venus:||Until Thu 10:35 pm|
|Mars:||Until Thu 10:12 pm|
|Jupiter:||From Thu 10:05 pm|
|Saturn:||From Thu 9:12 pm|
|Uranus:||From Fri 12:54 am|
|Neptune:||From Thu 10:57 pm|
Currently showing previous night. For planet visibility in the coming night, please check again after 12 noon.
Tonight's Sky in Grand Rapids, Jul 29 – Jul 30, 2021 (7 planets visible)
Mercury rise and set in Grand Rapids
Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.
Mercury is just 4 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.
Fri, Jul 30 ↑6:15 am
Venus rise and set in Grand Rapids
View after sunset.
Venus can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.
Thu, Jul 29 ↓10:35 pm
Mars rise and set in Grand Rapids
Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.
Mars is just 23 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.
Thu, Jul 29 ↓10:12 pm
Jupiter rise and set in Grand Rapids
Most of the night until sunrise.
Jupiter is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise.
Thu, Jul 29 ↑10:05 pm
Saturn rise and set in Grand Rapids
Up almost all night.
Saturn is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun in the sky, and is, therefore, visible most of the night. This is the best time of the year to view the planet.
Thu, Jul 29 ↑9:12 pm
Uranus rise and set in Grand Rapids
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.
Fri, Jul 30 ↑12:54 am
Neptune rise and set in Grand Rapids
View in the early morning. Use binoculars.
Neptune can be seen for more than 7 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.
Thu, Jul 29 ↑10:57 pm
Planets Visible in Grand Rapids
|Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Jul 30, 2021|
|Mercury||Fri 6:15 am||Fri 9:07 pm||Fri 1:42 pm||Very difficult to see|
|Venus||Thu 9:18 am||Thu 10:35 pm||Thu 3:57 pm||Good visibility|
|Mars||Thu 8:31 am||Thu 10:12 pm||Thu 3:21 pm||Difficult to see|
|Jupiter||Thu 10:05 pm||Fri 8:33 am||Fri 3:19 am||Perfect visibility|
|Saturn||Thu 9:12 pm||Fri 6:53 am||Fri 2:02 am||Perfect visibility|
|Uranus||Fri 12:54 am||Fri 3:01 pm||Fri 7:58 am||Difficult to see|
|Neptune||Thu 10:57 pm||Fri 10:33 am||Fri 4:45 am||Difficult to see|