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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Wichita Falls, Texas, USA

Night Time

12 hours, 3 minutes

Mon, Sep 27 at 7:23 pm - Tue, Sep 28 at 7:26 am

Visible night of Sep 27 – Sep 28, 2021

Mercury: Until Mon 8:00 pm
Venus: Until Mon 9:19 pm
Mars: Until Mon 7:33 pm
Jupiter: Until Tue 4:08 am
Saturn: Until Tue 2:51 am
Uranus: From Mon 9:06 pm
Neptune: Until Tue 6:25 am
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Tonight's Sky in Wichita Falls, Sep 27 – Sep 28, 2021 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Wichita Falls

Fairly close to the Sun. Visible around sunset only.

Mercury is just 21 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Mon, Sep 27 ↓8:00 pm

Sep 27, 2021
Sep 28, 2021

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Venus rise and set in Wichita Falls

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, Sep 27 ↓9:19 pm

Sep 27, 2021
Sep 28, 2021

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Mars rise and set in Wichita Falls

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mars is just 4 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Mon, Sep 27 ↓7:33 pm

Sep 27, 2021
Sep 28, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in Wichita Falls

View after sunset.

Jupiter can be seen for more than 8 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Tue, Sep 28 ↓4:08 am

Sep 27, 2021
Sep 28, 2021

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Saturn rise and set in Wichita Falls

View after sunset.

Saturn can be seen for more than 7 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Tue, Sep 28 ↓2:51 am

Sep 27, 2021
Sep 28, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in Wichita Falls

Most of the night until sunrise. Bring binoculars.

Uranus is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the early morning hours and until sunrise. You may need binoculars.

Mon, Sep 27 ↑9:06 pm

Sep 27, 2021
Sep 28, 2021

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Neptune rise and set in Wichita Falls

Up most of the night. Use binoculars.

Neptune is roughly in the opposite direction of the Sun, so it is visible during most of the night. Very faint, use binoculars.

Tue, Sep 28 ↓6:25 am

Sep 27, 2021
Sep 28, 2021

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Planets Visible in Wichita Falls

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Sep 28, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 9:10 amMon 8:00 pmMon 2:35 pmDifficult to see
VenusMon 11:03 amMon 9:19 pmMon 4:11 pmGood visibility
MarsMon 7:43 amMon 7:33 pmMon 1:38 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterMon 5:27 pmTue 4:08 amMon 10:48 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 4:36 pmTue 2:51 amMon 9:44 pmPerfect visibility
UranusMon 9:06 pmTue 10:37 amTue 3:51 amAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 6:45 pmTue 6:25 amTue 12:35 amSlightly difficult to see