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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Westport, Connecticut, USA

Night Time

11 hours, 31 minutes

Mon, Mar 27 at 7:12 pm – Tue, Mar 28 at 6:43 am

Visible tonight, Mar 27 – Mar 28, 2023

Mercury: Until Mon 8:05 pm
Venus: Until Mon 10:18 pm
Mars: Until Tue 2:20 am
Jupiter: Until Mon 8:06 pm
Saturn: From Tue 5:29 am
Uranus: Until Mon 10:32 pm
Neptune: From Tue 6:23 am
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Venus shines as a bright ‘evening star’

Coming up: in April, Venus appears close to the Pleiades (also known as the Seven Sisters).

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Tonight's Sky in Westport, Mar 27 – Mar 28, 2023 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Westport

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only after sunset.

Mercury is just 10 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Mon, Mar 27 ↓8:05 pm

Mar 27, 2023
Mar 28, 2023

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Venus rise and set in Westport

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.

Mon, Mar 27 ↓10:18 pm

Mar 27, 2023
Mar 28, 2023

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Mars rise and set in Westport

View after sunset.

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

Tue, Mar 28 ↓2:20 am

Mar 27, 2023
Mar 28, 2023

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Jupiter rise and set in Westport

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible only after sunset.

Jupiter is just 11 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Mon, Mar 27 ↓8:06 pm

Mar 27, 2023
Mar 28, 2023

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Saturn rise and set in Westport

View before sunrise.

Saturn can best be seen in the hours just before sunrise. Visibility deteriorates as the sky gets brighter.

Tue, Mar 28 ↑5:29 am

Mar 27, 2023
Mar 28, 2023

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Uranus rise and set in Westport

View after sunset. Bring binoculars.

Uranus can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. You may need binoculars.

Mon, Mar 27 ↓10:32 pm

Mar 27, 2023
Mar 28, 2023

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Neptune rise and set in Westport

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Neptune is just 11 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Tue, Mar 28 ↑6:23 am

Mar 27, 2023
Mar 28, 2023

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Planets Visible in Westport

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Mar 27, 2023
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 7:09 amMon 8:05 pmMon 1:36 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 8:12 amMon 10:18 pmMon 3:14 pmGood visibility
MarsMon 10:56 amTue 2:20 amMon 6:38 pmAverage visibility
JupiterMon 7:18 amMon 8:06 pmMon 1:42 pmSlightly difficult to see
SaturnTue 5:29 amTue 4:09 pmTue 10:49 amAverage visibility
UranusMon 8:28 amMon 10:32 pmMon 3:30 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 6:23 amTue 6:08 pmTue 12:15 pmExtremely difficult to see