What planet can you see tonight?

What planet can you see tonight?

Visible tonight, Oct 17 ā€“ Oct 18, 2021

Mercury: From Mon 5:54 am
Venus: Until Sun 8:14 pm
Mars: From Mon 6:54 am
Jupiter: Until Mon 1:57 am
Saturn: Until Mon 12:39 am

What time does Jupiter rise tonight?

The Planets
Rise Set
Jupiter 15:28 01:58
Saturn 14:38 00:39
Uranus 18:58 08:41

What planet is visible tonight Chicago?

Planets Visible in Chicago

Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Oct 21, 2021
Planet Rise Meridian
Venus Wed 11:21 am Wed 3:42 pm
Mars Thu 6:48 am Thu 12:18 pm
Jupiter Wed 3:25 pm Wed 8:31 pm

What star is so bright in the sky tonight?

It’s the star Sirius in the constellation Canis Major, brightest star in the sky. The bright planet Venus is also up before dawn now. But you’ll know Sirius, because Orion’s Belt always points to it.

Where is Jupiter in the sky tonight?

To see Jupiter tonight look to the southeastern horizon after sunset. To the left of the nearly full moon, you will spot two bright dots.

When is Mars closest to Earth?

Mars Close Approach was Oct. 6, 2020 That is the point in Mars’ orbit when it comes closest to Earth, this time at about 38.6 million miles (62.07 million kilometers) from our planet. Mars was visible for much of the night in the southern sky and at its highest point at about midnight.

Can I see Mars with a telescope?

Yes you will need a telescope to see Mars from your own backyard, or if you have a portable telescope, then you will get even better views of the Martian planet if you can find a pristine location away from the bright lights of the city. But never fear ā€“ even if you only have small telescope,…

How do you see Mars from Earth?

To see Mars, look for the constellation Scorpius low in the southern sky. Mars is especially photogenic during opposition because it can be seen fully illuminated by the sun as viewed from Earth. It will remain especially bright in the night sky until June 3.

How close is Mars to Earth?

The distance between Mars and Earth is 140 million miles.