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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Syracuse, New York, USA

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Wed, Oct 28 at 6:01 pm - Thu, Oct 29 at 7:36 am

13 hours, 35 minutes

Visible night of Oct 28 – Oct 29, 2020

Mercury: From Thu 6:55 am
Venus: From Thu 4:34 am
Mars: Until Thu 5:58 am
Jupiter: Until Wed 10:36 pm
Saturn: Until Wed 11:03 pm
Uranus: From Wed 6:02 pm
Neptune: Until Thu 3:33 am
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Tonight's Sky in Syracuse, Oct 28 – Oct 29, 2020 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Syracuse

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

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

Thu, Oct 29 ↑6:55 am

Oct 28, 2020
Oct 29, 2020

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Venus rise and set in Syracuse

View before sunrise.

Venus can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Thu, Oct 29 ↑4:34 am

Oct 28, 2020
Oct 29, 2020

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Mars rise and set in Syracuse

Up most of the night.

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

Thu, Oct 29 ↓5:58 am

Oct 28, 2020
Oct 29, 2020

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Jupiter rise and set in Syracuse

View after sunset.

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

Wed, Oct 28 ↓10:36 pm

Oct 28, 2020
Oct 29, 2020

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Saturn rise and set in Syracuse

View after sunset.

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

Wed, Oct 28 ↓11:03 pm

Oct 28, 2020
Oct 29, 2020

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Uranus rise and set in Syracuse

Up almost all night. Bring binoculars.

Uranus 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. You may need binoculars.

Wed, Oct 28 ↑6:02 pm

Oct 28, 2020
Oct 29, 2020

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Neptune rise and set in Syracuse

View after sunset. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 9 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night. Very faint, use binoculars.

Thu, Oct 29 ↓3:33 am

Oct 28, 2020
Oct 29, 2020

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Planets Visible in Syracuse

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Oct 29, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 6:55 amThu 5:38 pmThu 12:16 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusThu 4:34 amThu 4:45 pmThu 10:40 amGood visibility
MarsWed 5:18 pmThu 5:58 amWed 11:38 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 1:30 pmWed 10:36 pmWed 6:03 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 1:48 pmWed 11:03 pmWed 6:26 pmAverage visibility
UranusWed 6:02 pmThu 7:54 amThu 12:58 amAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 4:11 pmThu 3:33 amWed 9:52 pmDifficult to see