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Cetus

The sea monster, which in Greek mythology attacked Cepheus's territory and Andromeda, but which was slain by Perseus.

Andromeda

The Princess Andromeda; in Greek mythology, the daughter of Cepheus and Cassiopeia and husband of Perseus.

Cassiopeia

Queen Cassiopeia; in Greek mythology, wife of Cepheus and mother of Andromeda.

Triangulum

The triangle; appearing similar to a capital delta in the Greek alphabet.

Pisces

Two fishes, swimming in opposite directions with their tails connected by a cord.

Sculptor

The sculptor – originally, the sculptor's studio; a modern constellation introduced by Lacaille in 1756.

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Fri, Oct 19, 2018


Sunrise 07:22
Sunset 18:25
Twilight ends 19:54
begins 05:53

10-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

77%

10 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 08:59 19:06
Venus 08:32 18:17
Moon 16:18 01:59
Mars 15:29 01:25
Jupiter 09:50 19:51
Saturn 12:49 22:16

All times shown in EDT.
The sky on 19 October 2018
Sunrise
07:22
Sunset
18:25
Twilight ends
19:54
Twilight begins
05:53

10-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

77%

10 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 08:59 14:02 19:06
Venus 08:32 13:25 18:17
Moon 16:18 21:37 01:59
Mars 15:29 20:27 01:25
Jupiter 09:50 14:50 19:51
Saturn 12:49 17:33 22:16
All times shown in EDT.