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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Nuiqsut, Alaska, USA

Night Time

13 hours, 2 minutes

Sat, Oct 1 at 7:23 pm – Sun, Oct 2 at 8:25 am

Visible tonight, Oct 1 – Oct 2, 2022

Mercury: ↓ Sat 7:31 pm ↑ Sun 6:24 am
Venus: ↓ Sat 7:41 pm ↑ Sun 7:33 am
Mars: Perfect visibility
Jupiter: ↑ Sat 7:30 pm ↓ Sun 7:35 am
Saturn: ↑ Sat 8:15 pm ↓ Sun 1:19 am
Uranus: Average visibility
Neptune: ↑ Sat 7:33 pm ↓ Sun 6:23 am
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Tonight's Sky in Nuiqsut, Oct 1 – Oct 2, 2022 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Nuiqsut

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only before sunrise and/or after sunset.

Mercury is just 14 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Sat, Oct 1 ↓7:31 pm
Sun, Oct 2 ↑6:24 am

Oct 1, 2022
Oct 2, 2022

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Venus rise and set in Nuiqsut

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only before sunrise and/or after sunset.

Venus is just 6 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, Oct 1 ↓7:41 pm
Sun, Oct 2 ↑7:33 am

Oct 1, 2022
Oct 2, 2022

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Mars rise and set in Nuiqsut

View in the early morning.

Mars can be seen for more than 13 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Oct 1, 2022
Oct 2, 2022

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Jupiter rise and set in Nuiqsut

Up most of the night.

Jupiter is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night.

Sat, Oct 1 ↑7:30 pm
Sun, Oct 2 ↓7:35 am

Oct 1, 2022
Oct 2, 2022

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Saturn rise and set in Nuiqsut

View in the night

Saturn can be seen for more than 5 hours during the night. It is very close to the horizon, making it fainter because the light has to cover a larger distance when traveling through the Earth's atmosphere. Make sure to get an unobstructed view with as little light pollution as possible.

Sat, Oct 1 ↑8:15 pm
Sun, Oct 2 ↓1:19 am

Oct 1, 2022
Oct 2, 2022

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Uranus rise and set in Nuiqsut

Most of the night until sunrise. Bring binoculars.

Uranus is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise. You may need binoculars.

Oct 1, 2022
Oct 2, 2022

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Neptune rise and set in Nuiqsut

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.

Sat, Oct 1 ↑7:33 pm
Sun, Oct 2 ↓6:23 am

Oct 1, 2022
Oct 2, 2022

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Planets Visible in Nuiqsut

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Oct 1, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:31 amSat 7:31 pmSat 1:00 pmDifficult to see
VenusSat 7:27 amSat 7:41 pmSat 1:35 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsUp all daySat 6:40 amPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 7:30 pmSun 7:35 amSun 1:33 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 8:15 pmSun 1:19 amSat 10:47 pmSlightly difficult to see
UranusSat 6:19 pmSun 2:26 pmSun 4:23 amAverage visibility
NeptuneSat 7:33 pmSun 6:23 amSun 12:58 amSlightly difficult to see