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The ram; in Greek mythology, the animal whose golden fleece was recovered by Jason and the Argonauts.

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Queen Cassiopeia; in Greek mythology, wife of Cepheus and mother of Andromeda.

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The triangle; appearing similar to a capital delta in the Greek alphabet.

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The furnace; originally a chemist's distillation furnace, introduced by Lacaille in 1756.

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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Wed, Oct 27, 2021


Sunrise 07:17
Sunset 17:57
Twilight ends 19:29
begins 05:45

21-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

60%

21 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 05:44 17:19
Venus 11:30 20:09
Moon 21:52 13:45
Mars 06:46 17:40
Jupiter 15:01 01:17
Saturn 14:13 23:57

All times shown in EDT.
The sky on 27 October 2021
Sunrise
07:17
Sunset
17:57
Twilight ends
19:29
Twilight begins
05:45

21-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

60%

21 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:44 11:31 17:19
Venus 11:30 15:50 20:09
Moon 21:52 05:52 13:45
Mars 06:46 12:13 17:40
Jupiter 15:01 20:09 01:17
Saturn 14:13 19:05 23:57
All times shown in EDT.