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Piscis Austrinus

The southern fish; the parent of the two fish depicted by Pisces.

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The winged horse; in Greek mythology, used by Zeus to carry thunder and lightning.

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King Cepheus of Ethiopeia; in Greek mythology, the king of Ethiopia, descended from Zeus and Io.

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The sea goat; associated with Pan in Greek mythology, god of the countryside.

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The little horse; a tiny yet ancient constellation with no mythological association.

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The fox; a constellation introduced by Johannes Hevelius in 1687.

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Wed, Aug 15, 2018


Sunrise 06:22
Sunset 20:04
Twilight ends 21:44
begins 04:42

4-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

22%

4 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 05:38 19:16
Venus 10:14 21:50
Moon 11:16 22:55
Mars 19:15 04:15
Jupiter 13:12 23:35
Saturn 16:59 02:32

All times shown in EDT.
The sky on 15 August 2018
Sunrise
06:22
Sunset
20:04
Twilight ends
21:44
Twilight begins
04:42

4-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

22%

4 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:38 12:27 19:16
Venus 10:14 16:02 21:50
Moon 11:16 17:05 22:55
Mars 19:15 23:43 04:15
Jupiter 13:12 18:24 23:35
Saturn 16:59 21:43 02:32
All times shown in EDT.