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41.14°N
73.26°W
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Mon, Apr 19, 2021


Sunrise 06:06
Sunset 19:38
Twilight ends 21:18
begins 04:26

7-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

40%

7 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 06:11 19:33
Venus 06:27 20:02
Moon 11:02 01:57
Mars 09:09 00:27
Jupiter 03:44 14:14
Saturn 03:06 13:04

All times shown in EDT.
The sky on 19 April 2021
Sunrise
06:06
Sunset
19:38
Twilight ends
21:18
Twilight begins
04:26

7-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

40%

7 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 06:11 12:52 19:33
Venus 06:27 13:15 20:02
Moon 11:02 18:57 01:57
Mars 09:09 16:48 00:27
Jupiter 03:44 08:59 14:14
Saturn 03:06 08:05 13:04
All times shown in EDT.