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Tue, Jan 16 at 5:10 pm - Wed, Jan 17 at 7:21 am

14 hours, 11 minutes

Visible tonight, Jan 16 – Jan 17, 2018

Mercury: From Wed 6:14 am

Venus: Until Tue 5:14 pm

Mars: From Wed 2:44 am

Jupiter: From Wed 2:19 am

Saturn: From Wed 5:46 am

Uranus: Until Wed 12:23 am

Neptune: Until Tue 8:53 pm

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Tonight's Sky in Sacramento, Jan 16 – Jan 17, 2018 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Sacramento

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

Mercury is just 19 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Wed, Jan 17 ↑6:14 am

Jan 16, 2018
Jan 17, 2018

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Venus rise and set in Sacramento

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

Venus is just 2 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Tue, Jan 16 ↓5:14 pm

Jan 16, 2018
Jan 17, 2018

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Mars rise and set in Sacramento

View before sunrise.

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

Wed, Jan 17 ↑2:44 am

Jan 16, 2018
Jan 17, 2018

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Jupiter rise and set in Sacramento

View before sunrise.

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

Wed, Jan 17 ↑2:19 am

Jan 16, 2018
Jan 17, 2018

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Saturn rise and set in Sacramento

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.

Wed, Jan 17 ↑5:46 am

Jan 16, 2018
Jan 17, 2018

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Uranus rise and set in Sacramento

View after sunset.

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

Wed, Jan 17 ↓12:23 am

Jan 16, 2018
Jan 17, 2018

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Neptune rise and set in Sacramento

View after sunset.

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

Tue, Jan 16 ↓8:53 pm

Jan 16, 2018
Jan 17, 2018

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Planets Visible in Sacramento

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Jan 16, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:14 amWed 3:39 pmWed 10:57 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 7:33 amTue 5:14 pmTue 12:24 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 2:44 amWed 12:49 pmWed 7:47 amAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 2:19 amWed 12:34 pmWed 7:27 amFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 5:46 amWed 3:17 pmWed 10:31 amSlightly difficult to see
UranusTue 11:21 amWed 12:23 amTue 5:52 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 9:39 amTue 8:53 pmTue 3:16 pmVery difficult to see