Bring binoculars. Need some help? Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Beta The Interactive Night Sky Map simulates the sky above California on a date of your choice. Saturn can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Very faint, use binoculars.

On October 1, it's located in the evening sky at greatest eastern elongation (greatest angular separation east of the Sun), but the shallow angle of the ecliptic (the plane of the solar system) with respect to the horizon keeps it low and hidden by the Sun's glare. The animation is not supported by your device/browser. © Time and Date AS 1995–2020.

Jupiter can best be seen in the hours just after sunset.

Moon phases visualized in real time, the past or the future. Visible around sunrise and sunset only. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

You may need binoculars. Bring binoculars. In a rare display, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn will all be visible to the naked eye. Jupiter and Saturn are about to meet in the sky.

Tonight's Sky in New York, Nov 23 – Nov 24, 2020 (7 planets visible) Mercury rise and set in New York Fairly close to the Sun. How big are the planets and what is their order from the Sun?

Venus is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly before sunrise. Visible around sunrise and sunset only. Dates and tips on how and where to see "shooting stars" from meteor showers all over the world. Fairly close to the Sun. The animation is not supported by your device/browser. See how far the planets are from the Sun or Earth, how bright they look, and their apparent size in the sky. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. Help Support EarthSky with a Donation ! Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. Bring binoculars.

Fairly close to the Sun. Saturn can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Jupiter and Saturn are about to meet in the sky. Visible around sunrise and sunset only. Being closest to the Sun, Mercury has the shortest orbital period, so its fast-changing motions are easiest to see among the planets. Use it to locate a planet, the Moon, or the Sun and track their movements across the sky. Privacy & Terms, Planets Visible in the Night Sky in California City, California, USA. Dates and tips on how and where to see "shooting stars" from meteor showers all over the world. Find and track Jupiter. © Time and Date AS 1995–2020. Visible around sunrise and sunset only. See how far the planets are from the Sun or Earth, how bright they look, and their apparent size in the sky. The calculator can display times for locations across the U.S. and Canada; simply input your ZIP or Postal code above to see times for your location. © Time and Date AS 1995–2020. Find and track Jupiter. Jupiter can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Jupiter and Saturn are about to meet in the sky. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. Venus rise and set in Southern California. Very faint, use binoculars. You may need binoculars. Neptune can be seen for more than 7 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night. See 3 bright planets at nightfall: Mars, Jupiter and Saturn. Beta The Interactive Night Sky Map simulates the sky above Los Angeles on a date of your choice. Privacy & Terms, Planets Visible in the Night Sky in Los Angeles, California, USA. Fairly close to the Sun. See how far the planets are from the Sun or Earth, how bright they look, and their apparent size in the sky. Uranus is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the late evening hours after sunset. Our Visible Planets Calculator displays the rise and set times of the planets each night, their location in the sky, and how illuminated they will be.

Mercury is just 14 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Need some help?

Please use another device/browser or check out the desktop version of the Interactive Night Sky Map. After sunset and most of the night. Fairly close to the Sun. Uranus is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the late evening hours after sunset. The map also shows the phases of the Moon, and all solar and lunar eclipses.

Privacy & Terms, Planets Visible in the Night Sky in California, Ceará, Brazil.

Mercury is just 14 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Tonight's Sky in Sacramento, Nov 20 – Nov 21, 2020 (7 planets visible) Mercury rise and set in Sacramento Fairly close to the Sun. Use it to locate a planet, the Moon, or the Sun and track their movements across the sky.

Visible around sunrise and sunset only. Tonight's Sky in Los Angeles, Nov 22 – Nov 23, 2020 (7 planets visible) Mercury rise and set in Los Angeles Fairly close to the Sun.

Dates and tips on how and where to see "shooting stars" from meteor showers all over the world. Visible around sunrise and sunset only. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. Use it to locate a planet, the Moon, or the Sun and track their movements across the sky. Find and track Jupiter. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find. How big are the planets and what is their order from the Sun? After sunset and most of the night. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. The map also shows the phases of the Moon, and all solar and lunar eclipses. You may need binoculars.

After sunset and most of the night. The map also shows the phases of the Moon, and all solar and lunar eclipses. Moon phases visualized in real time, the past or the future. Neptune can be seen for more than 7 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night. Venus is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly before sunrise. Visible around sunrise and sunset only.

How big are the planets and what is their order from the Sun? Need some help? Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon.

Saturn can best be seen in the hours just after sunset.

Jupiter can best be seen in the hours just after sunset.

Please use another device/browser or check out the desktop version of the Interactive Night Sky Map. Please use another device/browser or check out the desktop version of the Interactive Night Sky Map. Mars can be seen for more than 8 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night. Venus is close to the Sun and can only be seen shortly before sunrise.

Mercury is just 14 degrees from the Sun in the sky, so it is difficult to see. Which planets are visible tonight? Tonight's Sky in California, Nov 18 – Nov 19, 2020 (7 planets visible) Mercury rise and set in California Fairly close to the Sun. Tonight's Sky in Southern California, Nov 19 – Nov 20, 2020 (7 planets visible) Mercury rise and set in Southern California. Mars can be seen for more than 10 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night.

Visible around sunrise and sunset only. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find. Tue, Nov 24 at 4:41 pm - Wed, Nov 25 at 6:36 am. Visibility improves as the sunlight fades. Mars can be seen for more than 10 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night. Visible around sunrise and sunset only. Mars rise and set in Southern California. Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find. Moon phases visualized in real time, the past or the future. Very faint, use binoculars. Tonight's Sky in California City, Nov 21 – Nov 22, 2020 (7 planets visible) Mercury rise and set in California City Fairly close to the Sun. Uranus is visible during most of the night, but it is best viewed in the late evening hours after sunset. Beta The Interactive Night Sky Map simulates the sky above California City on a date of your choice. The animation is not supported by your device/browser. Neptune can be seen for more than 7 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night. Then see 2 bright planets in the morning sky: Venus and Mercury.