Home   Sun & Moon   Night Sky   USA   Moorpark
Flag for USA

Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Moorpark, California, USA

Night Time

10 hours, 6 minutes

Wed, May 12 at 7:48 pm - Thu, May 13 at 5:54 am

Visible tonight, May 12 – May 13, 2021

Mercury: Until Wed 9:37 pm
Venus: Until Wed 8:47 pm
Mars: Until Wed 11:38 pm
Jupiter: From Thu 2:10 am
Saturn: From Thu 1:20 am
Uranus: From Thu 5:21 am
Neptune: From Thu 3:12 am
Location of MoorparkLocation
Loading stars...

Beta The Interactive Night Sky Map simulates the sky above Moorpark on a date of your choice. Use it to locate a planet, the Moon, or the Sun and track their movements across the sky. The map also shows the phases of the Moon, and all solar and lunar eclipses. Need some help?

The animation is not supported by your device/browser.

Please use another device/browser or check out the desktop version of the Interactive Night Sky Map.

Tonight's Sky in Moorpark, May 12 – May 13, 2021 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Moorpark

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, May 12 ↓9:37 pm

May 12, 2021
May 13, 2021

Mercury

Time:

Altitude: °

Direction: °

Venus rise and set in Moorpark

Try after sunset.

Venus sets shortly after sunset, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Wed, May 12 ↓8:47 pm

May 12, 2021
May 13, 2021

Venus

Time:

Altitude: °

Direction: °

Mars rise and set in Moorpark

View after sunset.

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

Wed, May 12 ↓11:38 pm

May 12, 2021
May 13, 2021

Mars

Time:

Altitude: °

Direction: °

Jupiter rise and set in Moorpark

View before sunrise.

Jupiter can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter.

Thu, May 13 ↑2:10 am

May 12, 2021
May 13, 2021

Jupiter

Time:

Altitude: °

Direction: °

Saturn rise and set in Moorpark

View in the early morning.

Saturn can be seen for more than 4 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Thu, May 13 ↑1:20 am

May 12, 2021
May 13, 2021

Saturn

Time:

Altitude: °

Direction: °

Uranus rise and set in Moorpark

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.

Thu, May 13 ↑5:21 am

May 12, 2021
May 13, 2021

Uranus

Time:

Altitude: °

Direction: °

Neptune rise and set in Moorpark

View before sunrise. Use binoculars.

Neptune can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. Very faint, use binoculars.

Thu, May 13 ↑3:12 am

May 12, 2021
May 13, 2021

Neptune

Time:

Altitude: °

Direction: °

Planets Visible in Moorpark

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, May 12, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:02 amWed 9:37 pmWed 2:19 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 6:38 amWed 8:47 pmWed 1:42 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 9:09 amWed 11:38 pmWed 4:23 pmAverage visibility
JupiterThu 2:10 amThu 1:06 pmThu 7:38 amFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 1:20 amThu 11:46 amThu 6:33 amPerfect visibility
UranusThu 5:21 amThu 6:48 pmThu 12:04 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneThu 3:12 amThu 2:55 pmThu 9:03 amVery difficult to see