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Scorpius

The scorpion; said to have stung the hunter Orion to death in Greek mythology.

Ursa Minor

The lesser bear; in Greek mythology, one of the nymphs that nursed Zeus as an infant.

Corona Borealis

The northern crown; in Greek mythology, worn by the Princess Ariadne on her wedding day.

Lupus

The wolf; an ancient constellation, but without mythological association.

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The balance; a zodiacal constellation introduced by the Romans.

Serpens Caput

The serpent's head; held by Ophiuchus and part of the same constellation as Serpens Cauda.

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Wed, May 22, 2019


Sunrise 05:50
Sunset 20:20
Twilight ends 22:11
begins 03:59

18-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

82%

18 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 05:54 20:27
Venus 04:50 18:22
Moon 23:19 08:50
Mars 07:56 22:57
Jupiter 21:45 07:19
Saturn 23:44 09:25

All times shown in EDT.
The sky on 22 May 2019
Sunrise
05:50
Sunset
20:20
Twilight ends
22:11
Twilight begins
03:59

18-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

82%

18 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:54 13:11 20:27
Venus 04:50 11:36 18:22
Moon 23:19 04:04 08:50
Mars 07:56 15:27 22:57
Jupiter 21:45 02:34 07:19
Saturn 23:44 04:36 09:25
All times shown in EDT.