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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in New York, New York, USA

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Mon, Nov 12 at 4:40 pm - Tue, Nov 13 at 6:40 am

14 hours

Visible tonight, Nov 12 – Nov 13, 2018

Mercury: Until Mon 5:39 pm

Venus: From Tue 4:35 am

Mars: Until Mon 11:46 pm

Jupiter: Until Mon 5:15 pm

Saturn: Until Mon 7:32 pm

Uranus: Until Tue 4:58 am

Neptune: Until Tue 1:06 am

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Tonight's Sky in New York, Nov 12 – Nov 13, 2018 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in New York

Try after sunset.

Mercury sets shortly after sunset, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe.

Mon, Nov 12 ↓5:39 pm

Nov 12, 2018
Nov 13, 2018

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Venus rise and set in New York

View just before sunrise.

Venus is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly before sunrise. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Tue, Nov 13 ↑4:35 am

Nov 12, 2018
Nov 13, 2018

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Mars rise and set in New York

View after sunset.

Mars can be seen for more than 7 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Mon, Nov 12 ↓11:46 pm

Nov 12, 2018
Nov 13, 2018

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Jupiter rise and set in New York

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

Jupiter is just 11 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Mon, Nov 12 ↓5:15 pm

Nov 12, 2018
Nov 13, 2018

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Saturn rise and set in New York

View after sunset.

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

Mon, Nov 12 ↓7:32 pm

Nov 12, 2018
Nov 13, 2018

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Uranus rise and set in New York

After sunset and most of the night. Bring binoculars.

Uranus is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the late evening hours after sunset. You may need binoculars.

Tue, Nov 13 ↓4:58 am

Nov 12, 2018
Nov 13, 2018

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Neptune rise and set in New York

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.

Tue, Nov 13 ↓1:06 am

Nov 12, 2018
Nov 13, 2018

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Planets Visible in New York

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Nov 12, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:40 amMon 5:39 pmMon 1:10 pmDifficult to see
VenusTue 4:35 amTue 3:17 pmTue 9:56 amFairly good visibility
MarsMon 1:18 pmMon 11:46 pmMon 6:31 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 7:33 amMon 5:15 pmMon 12:24 pmSlightly difficult to see
SaturnMon 10:16 amMon 7:32 pmMon 2:54 pmAverage visibility
UranusMon 3:38 pmTue 4:58 amMon 10:18 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 1:52 pmTue 1:06 amMon 7:29 pmDifficult to see