Home   Sun & Moon   Night Sky   USA   Scottsbluff
Flag for USA

Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Scottsbluff, Nebraska, USA

Night Time

11 hours, 57 minutes

Sat, Sep 24 at 6:48 pm – Sun, Sep 25 at 6:45 am

Visible tonight, Sep 24 – Sep 25, 2022

Mercury: From Sun 6:27 am
Venus: From Sun 6:07 am
Mars: From Sat 10:17 pm
Jupiter: From Sat 6:52 pm
Saturn: Until Sun 3:08 am
Uranus: From Sat 8:36 pm
Neptune: Until Sun 6:06 am
Location of ScottsbluffLocation
Loading stars...

Beta The Interactive Night Sky Map simulates the sky above Scottsbluff 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 Scottsbluff, Sep 24 – Sep 25, 2022 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Scottsbluff

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mercury is just 4 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Sun, Sep 25 ↑6:27 am

Sep 24, 2022
Sep 25, 2022

Mercury

Time:

Altitude: °

Direction: °

Venus rise and set in Scottsbluff

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

Venus is just 8 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Sun, Sep 25 ↑6:07 am

Sep 24, 2022
Sep 25, 2022

Venus

Time:

Altitude: °

Direction: °

Mars rise and set in Scottsbluff

View in the early morning.

Mars can be seen for more than 8 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Sat, Sep 24 ↑10:17 pm

Sep 24, 2022
Sep 25, 2022

Mars

Time:

Altitude: °

Direction: °

Jupiter rise and set in Scottsbluff

Up almost all night.

Jupiter is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun in the sky, and is, therefore, visible most of the night. This is the best time of the year to view the planet.

Sat, Sep 24 ↑6:52 pm

Sep 24, 2022
Sep 25, 2022

Jupiter

Time:

Altitude: °

Direction: °

Saturn rise and set in Scottsbluff

View after sunset.

Saturn can be seen for more than 8 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Sun, Sep 25 ↓3:08 am

Sep 24, 2022
Sep 25, 2022

Saturn

Time:

Altitude: °

Direction: °

Uranus rise and set in Scottsbluff

View in the early morning. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can be seen for more than 10 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. You may need binoculars.

Sat, Sep 24 ↑8:36 pm

Sep 24, 2022
Sep 25, 2022

Uranus

Time:

Altitude: °

Direction: °

Neptune rise and set in Scottsbluff

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.

Sun, Sep 25 ↓6:06 am

Sep 24, 2022
Sep 25, 2022

Neptune

Time:

Altitude: °

Direction: °

Planets Visible in Scottsbluff

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Sep 24, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:27 amSun 6:22 pmSun 12:24 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSun 6:07 amSun 6:36 pmSun 12:22 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 10:17 pmSun 1:14 pmSun 5:45 amPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 6:52 pmSun 6:57 amSun 12:55 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 5:05 pmSun 3:08 amSat 10:07 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSat 8:36 pmSun 10:48 amSun 3:42 amAverage visibility
NeptuneSat 6:28 pmSun 6:06 amSun 12:17 amSlightly difficult to see