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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Urbana, Illinois, USA

Night Time

8 hours, 59 minutes

Fri, Jun 18 at 8:24 pm - Sat, Jun 19 at 5:23 am

Visible night of Jun 18 – Jun 19, 2021

Mercury: From Sat 4:56 am
Venus: Until Fri 9:59 pm
Mars: Until Fri 10:48 pm
Jupiter: From Fri 11:57 pm
Saturn: From Fri 11:03 pm
Uranus: From Sat 2:48 am
Neptune: From Sat 12:48 am
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Tonight's Sky in Urbana, Jun 18 – Jun 19, 2021 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Urbana

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mercury is just 12 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Sat, Jun 19 ↑4:56 am

Jun 18, 2021
Jun 19, 2021

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Venus rise and set in Urbana

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.

Fri, Jun 18 ↓9:59 pm

Jun 18, 2021
Jun 19, 2021

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Mars rise and set in Urbana

View after sunset.

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

Fri, Jun 18 ↓10:48 pm

Jun 18, 2021
Jun 19, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in Urbana

View in the early morning.

Jupiter can be seen for more than 5 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Fri, Jun 18 ↑11:57 pm

Jun 18, 2021
Jun 19, 2021

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Saturn rise and set in Urbana

View in the early morning.

Saturn can be seen for more than 6 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise.

Fri, Jun 18 ↑11:03 pm

Jun 18, 2021
Jun 19, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in Urbana

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.

Sat, Jun 19 ↑2:48 am

Jun 18, 2021
Jun 19, 2021

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Neptune rise and set in Urbana

View in the early morning. Use binoculars.

Neptune can be seen for more than 4 hours during the late night/early morning and until sunrise. Very faint, use binoculars.

Sat, Jun 19 ↑12:48 am

Jun 18, 2021
Jun 19, 2021

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Planets Visible in Urbana

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Jun 19, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 4:56 amSat 7:10 pmSat 12:03 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusFri 7:01 amFri 9:59 pmFri 2:30 pmFairly good visibility
MarsFri 8:16 amFri 10:48 pmFri 3:32 pmAverage visibility
JupiterFri 11:57 pmSat 10:41 amSat 5:19 amPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 11:03 pmSat 9:04 amSat 4:04 amPerfect visibility
UranusSat 2:48 amSat 4:40 pmSat 9:44 amDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 12:48 amSat 12:27 pmSat 6:37 amDifficult to see