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The lion of Nemea; in Greek mythology, a monster slain by Hercules.

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The great bear, also known as the Big Dipper or the Plough. In Greek mythology, Callisto, lover of Zeus.

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The multi-headed water snake, slain by Hercules in Greek mythology.

Pyxis

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

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The lion cub; introduced as a constellation by Johannes Hevelius in 1687.

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The sextant; a constellation introduced by Johannes Hevelius in 1687, celebrating an instrument used to measure star positions.

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Tue, Feb 18, 2020


Sunrise 07:10
Sunset 17:35
Twilight ends 19:19
begins 05:27

25-day old moon
Waning Crescent

17%

25 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 07:23 18:52
Venus 08:36 21:29
Moon 04:16 12:43
Mars 04:14 12:32
Jupiter 05:14 13:49
Saturn 05:47 14:38

All times shown in PST.
The sky on 18 February 2020
Sunrise
07:10
Sunset
17:35
Twilight ends
19:19
Twilight begins
05:27

25-day old moon
Waning Crescent

17%

25 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 07:23 13:07 18:52
Venus 08:36 15:03 21:29
Moon 04:16 08:30 12:43
Mars 04:14 08:23 12:32
Jupiter 05:14 09:32 13:49
Saturn 05:47 10:12 14:38
All times shown in PST.