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Cygnus

The swan; in Greek mythology, Zeus in disguise.

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

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

Delphinus

The dolphin; in Greek mythology, the messenger of Poseidon.

Equuleus

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

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The fox; a constellation introduced by Johannes Hevelius in 1687.

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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Mon, Aug 10, 2020


Sunrise 05:57
Sunset 19:58
Twilight ends 21:45
begins 04:11

21-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

58%

21 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 05:16 19:43
Venus 02:29 17:03
Moon 23:40 12:22
Mars 22:40 11:23
Jupiter 18:17 03:38
Saturn 18:44 04:18

All times shown in EDT.
The sky on 10 August 2020
Sunrise
05:57
Sunset
19:58
Twilight ends
21:45
Twilight begins
04:11

21-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

58%

21 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:16 12:30 19:43
Venus 02:29 09:46 17:03
Moon 23:40 05:48 12:22
Mars 22:40 05:03 11:23
Jupiter 18:17 22:55 03:38
Saturn 18:44 23:29 04:18
All times shown in EDT.