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The swan; in Greek mythology, Zeus in disguise.

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

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

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

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Wed, Aug 12, 2020


Sunrise 05:48
Sunset 19:49
Twilight ends 21:38
begins 04:00

23-day old moon
Waning Crescent

40%

23 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 05:18 19:42
Venus 02:16 16:59
Moon 23:58 14:14
Mars 22:25 11:11
Jupiter 18:03 03:17
Saturn 18:31 03:58

All times shown in EDT.
The sky on 12 August 2020
Sunrise
05:48
Sunset
19:49
Twilight ends
21:38
Twilight begins
04:00

23-day old moon
Waning Crescent

40%

23 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:18 12:30 19:42
Venus 02:16 09:38 16:59
Moon 23:58 07:06 14:14
Mars 22:25 04:49 11:11
Jupiter 18:03 22:38 03:17
Saturn 18:31 23:12 03:58
All times shown in EDT.