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

Night Time

6 hours, 8 minutes

Tue, Jun 15 at 9:58 pm - Wed, Jun 16 at 4:05 am

Visible tonight, Jun 15 – Jun 16, 2021

Venus: Until Tue 11:32 pm
Mars: Until Wed 12:13 am
Jupiter: From Wed 12:49 am
Saturn: From Wed 12:16 am
Uranus: From Wed 2:19 am
Neptune: From Wed 1:17 am
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Tonight's Sky in Sitka, Jun 15 – Jun 16, 2021 (6 planets visible)

Venus rise and set in Sitka

View just after sunset.

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

Tue, Jun 15 ↓11:32 pm

Jun 15, 2021
Jun 16, 2021

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Mars rise and set in Sitka

View after sunset.

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

Wed, Jun 16 ↓12:13 am

Jun 15, 2021
Jun 16, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in Sitka

View before sunrise.

Jupiter can be seen for more than 3 hours before sunrise.

Wed, Jun 16 ↑12:49 am

Jun 15, 2021
Jun 16, 2021

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Saturn rise and set in Sitka

View before sunrise.

Saturn can be seen for more than 3 hours before sunrise.

Wed, Jun 16 ↑12:16 am

Jun 15, 2021
Jun 16, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in Sitka

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, Jun 16 ↑2:19 am

Jun 15, 2021
Jun 16, 2021

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Neptune rise and set in Sitka

View before sunrise. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 2 hours before sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.

Wed, Jun 16 ↑1:17 am

Jun 15, 2021
Jun 16, 2021

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Planets Visible in Sitka

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Jun 15, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 4:17 amWed 8:35 pmWed 12:27 pmNot visible
VenusTue 5:36 amTue 11:32 pmTue 2:35 pmFairly good visibility
MarsTue 7:15 amWed 12:13 amTue 3:44 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 12:49 amWed 10:29 amWed 5:39 amGreat visibility
SaturnWed 12:16 amWed 8:31 amWed 4:24 amFairly good visibility
UranusWed 2:19 amWed 5:48 pmWed 10:03 amDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 1:17 amWed 12:37 pmWed 6:57 amDifficult to see