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Dwarf Planet 1 Ceres at opposition

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1 Ceres at opposition

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Canis Minor

The lesser dog; in Greek mythology, a hunting dog belonging to Orion, depicted pursuing the hare Lepus.

Gemini

The mythical twins Castor and Pollux.

Lynx

The lynx; a faint constellation introduced by Johannes Hevelius in 1687.

Cancer

The crab; in Greek mythology, a crab which bit Hercules's foot.

Pyxis

The compass; a southern constellation introduced by Lacaille in 1756.

Monoceros

The unicorn; a constellation introduced by Plancius in 1612.

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Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EST

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Sun, Jan 21, 2018

All times shown in EST.
Sunrise 07:23
Sunset 17:16
Twilight ends 18:50
begins 05:50

4-day old moon
Age of Moon
4 days

Rise Set
Mercury 06:28 15:50
Venus 07:40 17:27
Moon 10:06 21:35
Mars 02:45 12:44
Jupiter 02:10 12:24
Saturn 05:36 15:06

The sky on 21 January 2018
Sunrise 07:23
Sunset 17:16
Twilight ends
18:50
Twilight begins
05:50

4-day old moon
Age of Moon
4 days

All times shown in EST.
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 06:28 11:09 15:50
Venus 07:40 12:33 17:27
Moon 10:06 15:50 21:35
Mars 02:45 07:44 12:44
Jupiter 02:10 07:17 12:24
Saturn 05:36 10:21 15:06