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Piscis Austrinus

The southern fish; the parent of the two fish depicted by Pisces.

Pegasus

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

Cepheus

King Cepheus of Ethiopeia; in Greek mythology, the king of Ethiopia, descended from Zeus and Io.

Aquarius

The water bearer; in Greek mythology, Ganymede, wine-waiter to the Gods and lover of Zeus.

Lacerta

The lizard; introduced as a constellation by Johannes Hevelius in 1690.

Equuleus

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

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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Thu, Aug 22, 2019


Sunrise 06:08
Sunset 19:41
Twilight ends 21:23
begins 04:26

21-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

61%

21 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 05:03 19:14
Venus 06:18 19:52
Moon 23:32 12:30
Mars 06:25 19:54
Jupiter 15:01 00:25
Saturn 17:11 02:33

All times shown in EDT.
The sky on 22 August 2019
Sunrise
06:08
Sunset
19:41
Twilight ends
21:23
Twilight begins
04:26

21-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

61%

21 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:03 12:08 19:14
Venus 06:18 13:05 19:52
Moon 23:32 05:45 12:30
Mars 06:25 13:10 19:54
Jupiter 15:01 19:41 00:25
Saturn 17:11 21:50 02:33
All times shown in EDT.