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Auriga

The charioteer; in Greek mythology, Erichthonius, son of Vulcan, the first person to attach four horses to a chariot.

Orion

The hunter; associated in Greek mythology with a son of Poseidon, but associated by the Sumerians with their great hero Gilgamesh.

Eridanus

The mythical river Eridanus; associated variously with the Nile or Po.

Taurus

The bull; said by the Sumerians to be charging at Orion the hunter, but in Greek mythology said to be Zeus in disguise.

Lepus

The hare; often depicted being chased by Orion and his two dogs.

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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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Wed, Dec 8, 2021


Sunrise 07:14
Sunset 16:50
Twilight ends 18:22
begins 05:38

4-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

34%

4 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 07:47 16:59
Venus 10:04 19:27
Moon 11:36 21:43
Mars 05:39 15:34
Jupiter 11:36 22:11
Saturn 10:48 20:47

All times shown in EST.
The sky on 08 December 2021
Sunrise
07:14
Sunset
16:50
Twilight ends
18:22
Twilight begins
05:38

4-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

34%

4 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 07:47 12:23 16:59
Venus 10:04 14:46 19:27
Moon 11:36 16:36 21:43
Mars 05:39 10:36 15:34
Jupiter 11:36 16:54 22:11
Saturn 10:48 15:47 20:47
All times shown in EST.