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Auriga

The charioteer; in Greek mythology, Erichthonius, son of Vulcan, the first person to attach four horses to a chariot.

Orion

The hunter; associated in Greek mythology with a son of Poseidon, but associated by the Sumerians with their great hero Gilgamesh.

Eridanus

The mythical river Eridanus; associated variously with the Nile or Po.

Taurus

The bull; said by the Sumerians to be charging at Orion the hunter, but in Greek mythology said to be Zeus in disguise.

Perseus

Perseus; in Greek mythology, the husband of Andromeda, also known for slaying Medusa the Gorgon.

Lepus

The hare; often depicted being chased by Orion and his two dogs.

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Longitude:
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41.14°N
73.26°W
EST

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Fri, Dec 6, 2019


Sunrise 07:03
Sunset 16:24
Twilight ends 18:03
begins 05:25

10-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

73%

10 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 05:30 15:28
Venus 09:20 18:20
Moon 13:47 01:00
Mars 04:18 14:40
Jupiter 08:20 17:31
Saturn 09:32 18:52

All times shown in EST.
The sky on 06 December 2019
Sunrise
07:03
Sunset
16:24
Twilight ends
18:03
Twilight begins
05:25

10-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

73%

10 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:30 10:29 15:28
Venus 09:20 13:50 18:20
Moon 13:47 19:52 01:00
Mars 04:18 09:29 14:40
Jupiter 08:20 12:56 17:31
Saturn 09:32 14:12 18:52
All times shown in EST.