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Pegasus

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

Cepheus

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

Capricornus

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

Aquarius

The water bearer; in Greek mythology, Ganymede, wine-waiter to the Gods and lover of Zeus.

Lacerta

The lizard; introduced as a constellation by Johannes Hevelius in 1690.

Equuleus

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

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Wed, Aug 21, 2019


Sunrise 06:11
Sunset 20:11
Twilight ends 22:10
begins 04:12

20-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

66%

20 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 04:57 19:45
Venus 06:20 20:22
Moon 23:09 12:02
Mars 06:31 20:24
Jupiter 15:43 00:23
Saturn 17:53 02:30

All times shown in PDT.
The sky on 21 August 2019
Sunrise
06:11
Sunset
20:11
Twilight ends
22:10
Twilight begins
04:12

20-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

66%

20 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 04:57 12:21 19:45
Venus 06:20 13:21 20:22
Moon 23:09 05:23 12:02
Mars 06:31 13:27 20:24
Jupiter 15:43 20:01 00:23
Saturn 17:53 22:10 02:30
All times shown in PDT.