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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Salem, Oregon, USA

Night Time

9 hours, 10 minutes

Tue, Jul 27 at 8:44 pm - Wed, Jul 28 at 5:53 am

Visible night of Jul 27 – Jul 28, 2021

Mercury: From Wed 5:25 am
Venus: Until Tue 10:10 pm
Mars: Until Tue 9:49 pm
Jupiter: From Tue 9:45 pm
Saturn: From Tue 8:54 pm
Uranus: From Wed 12:27 am
Neptune: From Tue 10:35 pm
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Tonight's Sky in Salem, Jul 27 – Jul 28, 2021 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Salem

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

Mercury is just 6 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Wed, Jul 28 ↑5:25 am

Jul 27, 2021
Jul 28, 2021

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Venus rise and set in Salem

View after sunset.

Venus can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Tue, Jul 27 ↓10:10 pm

Jul 27, 2021
Jul 28, 2021

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Mars rise and set in Salem

View just after sunset.

Mars is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly after sunset. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Tue, Jul 27 ↓9:49 pm

Jul 27, 2021
Jul 28, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in Salem

Most of the night until sunrise.

Jupiter is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise.

Tue, Jul 27 ↑9:45 pm

Jul 27, 2021
Jul 28, 2021

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Saturn rise and set in Salem

Up most of the night.

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

Tue, Jul 27 ↑8:54 pm

Jul 27, 2021
Jul 28, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in Salem

View before sunrise. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. You may need binoculars.

Wed, Jul 28 ↑12:27 am

Jul 27, 2021
Jul 28, 2021

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Neptune rise and set in Salem

View in the early morning. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 7 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.

Tue, Jul 27 ↑10:35 pm

Jul 27, 2021
Jul 28, 2021

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Planets Visible in Salem

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Jul 28, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:25 amWed 8:37 pmWed 1:02 pmDifficult to see
VenusTue 8:40 amTue 10:10 pmTue 3:26 pmGood visibility
MarsTue 7:58 amTue 9:49 pmTue 2:54 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterTue 9:45 pmWed 8:08 amWed 2:56 amPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 8:54 pmWed 6:25 amWed 1:40 amPerfect visibility
UranusWed 12:27 amWed 2:43 pmWed 7:35 amDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 10:35 pmWed 10:09 amWed 4:22 amDifficult to see