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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA

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12 hours, 48 minutes

Fri, Feb 26 at 5:44 pm - Sat, Feb 27 at 6:32 am

Visible tonight, Feb 26 – Feb 27, 2021

Mercury: From Sat 5:21 am
Venus: From Sat 6:24 am
Mars: Until Sat 12:25 am
Jupiter: From Sat 5:37 am
Saturn: From Sat 5:14 am
Uranus: Until Fri 10:40 pm
Neptune: Until Fri 6:39 pm
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Tonight's Sky in Jersey City, Feb 26 – Feb 27, 2021 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Jersey City

View just before sunrise.

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

Sat, Feb 27 ↑5:21 am

Feb 26, 2021
Feb 27, 2021

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Venus rise and set in Jersey City

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunrise and sunset only.

Venus is just 7 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Sat, Feb 27 ↑6:24 am

Feb 26, 2021
Feb 27, 2021

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Mars rise and set in Jersey City

View after sunset.

Mars can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades.

Sat, Feb 27 ↓12:25 am

Feb 26, 2021
Feb 27, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in Jersey City

Try before sunrise.

Jupiter rises shortly before sunrise, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe.

Sat, Feb 27 ↑5:37 am

Feb 26, 2021
Feb 27, 2021

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Saturn rise and set in Jersey City

View just before sunrise.

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

Sat, Feb 27 ↑5:14 am

Feb 26, 2021
Feb 27, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in Jersey City

View after sunset. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. You may need binoculars.

Fri, Feb 26 ↓10:40 pm

Feb 26, 2021
Feb 27, 2021

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Neptune rise and set in Jersey City

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Neptune is just 12 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Fri, Feb 26 ↓6:39 pm

Feb 26, 2021
Feb 27, 2021

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Planets Visible in Jersey City

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Feb 26, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:21 amSat 3:32 pmSat 10:27 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 6:24 amSat 5:08 pmSat 11:45 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsFri 9:46 amSat 12:25 amFri 5:05 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 5:37 amSat 3:44 pmSat 10:41 amSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSat 5:14 amSat 3:04 pmSat 10:09 amSlightly difficult to see
UranusFri 8:59 amFri 10:40 pmFri 3:49 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 7:09 amFri 6:39 pmFri 12:54 pmExtremely difficult to see