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Canis Major

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

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.

Monoceros

The unicorn; a constellation introduced by Plancius in 1612.

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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Fri, Jan 17, 2020


Sunrise 07:27
Sunset 17:12
Twilight ends 18:46
begins 05:53

22-day old moon
Waning Crescent

47%

22 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 07:53 17:28
Venus 09:26 20:18
Moon 00:19 11:55
Mars 04:07 13:44
Jupiter 06:26 15:52
Saturn 07:15 16:53

All times shown in EST.
The sky on 17 January 2020
Sunrise
07:27
Sunset
17:12
Twilight ends
18:46
Twilight begins
05:53

22-day old moon
Waning Crescent

47%

22 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 07:53 12:41 17:28
Venus 09:26 14:52 20:18
Moon 00:19 06:07 11:55
Mars 04:07 08:55 13:44
Jupiter 06:26 11:09 15:52
Saturn 07:15 12:04 16:53
All times shown in EST.