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

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Fri, Oct 18 at 6:08 pm - Sat, Oct 19 at 7:09 am

13 hours, 1 minute

Visible tonight, Oct 18 – Oct 19, 2019

Mercury: Until Fri 6:58 pm

Venus: Until Fri 6:53 pm

Mars: From Sat 5:48 am

Jupiter: Until Fri 9:02 pm

Saturn: Until Fri 10:46 pm

Uranus: From Fri 6:27 pm

Neptune: Until Sat 3:55 am

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Tonight's Sky in Westport, Oct 18 – Oct 19, 2019 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Westport

Try after sunset.

Mercury sets shortly after sunset, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe.

Fri, Oct 18 ↓6:58 pm

Oct 18, 2019
Oct 19, 2019

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Venus rise and set in Westport

Try after sunset.

Venus sets shortly after sunset, so it is very close to the horizon. This makes it very difficult to observe. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find.

Fri, Oct 18 ↓6:53 pm

Oct 18, 2019
Oct 19, 2019

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Mars rise and set in Westport

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunrise and sunset only.

Mars is just 16 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Sat, Oct 19 ↑5:48 am

Oct 18, 2019
Oct 19, 2019

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Jupiter rise and set in Westport

View after sunset.

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

Fri, Oct 18 ↓9:02 pm

Oct 18, 2019
Oct 19, 2019

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Saturn rise and set in Westport

View after sunset.

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

Fri, Oct 18 ↓10:46 pm

Oct 18, 2019
Oct 19, 2019

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Uranus rise and set in Westport

Up most of the night. Bring binoculars.

Uranus is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night. You may need binoculars.

Fri, Oct 18 ↑6:27 pm

Oct 18, 2019
Oct 19, 2019

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Neptune rise and set in Westport

After sunset and most of the night. Use binoculars.

Neptune is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the late evening hours after sunset. Very faint, use binoculars.

Sat, Oct 19 ↓3:55 am

Oct 18, 2019
Oct 19, 2019

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Planets Visible in Westport

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Oct 18, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 9:22 amFri 6:58 pmFri 2:10 pmDifficult to see
VenusFri 8:37 amFri 6:53 pmFri 1:46 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 5:48 amSat 5:31 pmSat 11:40 amDifficult to see
JupiterFri 11:49 amFri 9:02 pmFri 4:25 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 1:30 pmFri 10:46 pmFri 6:08 pmAverage visibility
UranusFri 6:27 pmSat 8:02 amSat 1:15 amAverage visibility
NeptuneFri 4:35 pmSat 3:55 amFri 10:15 pmDifficult to see