Thu, Sep 17 at 7:50 pm - Fri, Sep 18 at 7:33 am
11 hours, 43 minutes
Visible night of Sep 17 – Sep 18, 2020
|Mercury:||Until Thu 8:43 pm|
|Venus:||From Fri 4:11 am|
|Mars:||From Thu 9:25 pm|
|Jupiter:||Until Fri 2:11 am|
|Saturn:||Until Fri 2:49 am|
|Uranus:||From Thu 9:47 pm|
|Neptune:||Until Fri 7:07 am|
Currently showing previous night. For planet visibility in the coming night, please check again after 12 noon.
Tonight's Sky in Lubbock, Sep 17 – Sep 18, 2020 (7 planets visible)
Mercury rise and set in Lubbock
Try after sunset.
Mercury sets shortly after sunset, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe.
Thu, Sep 17 ↓8:43 pm
Venus rise and set in Lubbock
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.
Fri, Sep 18 ↑4:11 am
Mars rise and set in Lubbock
Most of the night until sunrise.
Mars is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise.
Thu, Sep 17 ↑9:25 pm
Jupiter rise and set in Lubbock
View after sunset.
Jupiter can be seen for more than 6 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.
Fri, Sep 18 ↓2:11 am
Saturn rise and set in Lubbock
View after sunset.
Saturn can be seen for more than 6 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.
Fri, Sep 18 ↓2:49 am
Uranus rise and set in Lubbock
View in the early morning. Bring binoculars.
Uranus can be seen for more than 9 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. You may need binoculars.
Thu, Sep 17 ↑9:47 pm
Neptune rise and set in Lubbock
Up most of the night. Use binoculars.
Neptune is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night. Very faint, use binoculars.
Fri, Sep 18 ↓7:07 am
Planets Visible in Lubbock
|Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Sep 18, 2020|
|Mercury||Thu 9:21 am||Thu 8:43 pm||Thu 3:03 pm||Difficult to see|
|Venus||Fri 4:11 am||Fri 5:46 pm||Fri 10:59 am||Good visibility|
|Mars||Thu 9:25 pm||Fri 10:04 am||Fri 3:44 am||Perfect visibility|
|Jupiter||Thu 4:15 pm||Fri 2:11 am||Thu 9:13 pm||Perfect visibility|
|Saturn||Thu 4:45 pm||Fri 2:49 am||Thu 9:47 pm||Perfect visibility|
|Uranus||Thu 9:47 pm||Fri 11:09 am||Fri 4:28 am||Average visibility|
|Neptune||Thu 7:31 pm||Fri 7:07 am||Fri 1:19 am||Slightly difficult to see|