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Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Williamstown, New Jersey, USA

Night Time

13 hours, 9 minutes

Fri, Oct 22 at 6:10 pm - Sat, Oct 23 at 7:18 am

Visible tonight, Oct 22 – Oct 23, 2021

Mercury: From Sat 5:46 am
Venus: Until Fri 8:21 pm
Mars: From Sat 6:54 am
Jupiter: Until Sat 1:44 am
Saturn: Until Sat 12:26 am
Uranus: From Fri 6:41 pm
Neptune: Until Sat 4:07 am
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Tonight's Sky in Williamstown, Oct 22 – Oct 23, 2021 (7 planets visible)

Mercury rise and set in Williamstown

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

Mercury is just 18 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see.

Sat, Oct 23 ↑5:46 am

Oct 22, 2021
Oct 23, 2021

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Venus rise and set in Williamstown

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.

Fri, Oct 22 ↓8:21 pm

Oct 22, 2021
Oct 23, 2021

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Mars rise and set in Williamstown

Very close to Sun, hard or impossible to see.

Mars is just 5 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult or impossible to see it.

Sat, Oct 23 ↑6:54 am

Oct 22, 2021
Oct 23, 2021

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Jupiter rise and set in Williamstown

View after sunset.

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

Sat, Oct 23 ↓1:44 am

Oct 22, 2021
Oct 23, 2021

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Saturn rise and set in Williamstown

View after sunset.

Saturn can be seen for more than 6 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Sat, Oct 23 ↓12:26 am

Oct 22, 2021
Oct 23, 2021

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Uranus rise and set in Williamstown

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 22 ↑6:41 pm

Oct 22, 2021
Oct 23, 2021

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Neptune rise and set in Williamstown

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 23 ↓4:07 am

Oct 22, 2021
Oct 23, 2021

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Planets Visible in Williamstown

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Oct 22, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:46 amSat 5:31 pmSat 11:38 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 11:25 amFri 8:21 pmFri 3:53 pmGreat visibility
MarsSat 6:54 amSat 5:56 pmSat 12:25 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterFri 3:23 pmSat 1:44 amFri 8:33 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 2:37 pmSat 12:26 amFri 7:31 pmPerfect visibility
UranusFri 6:41 pmSat 8:31 amSat 1:36 amAverage visibility
NeptuneFri 4:34 pmSat 4:07 amFri 10:21 pmDifficult to see