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Lyra

The lyre; often said to be played by Orpheus, the greatest musician of his age.

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The eagle; in Greek mythology, the bird of Zeus and the retriever of his thunderbolts.

Sagittarius

The archer; usually drawn as a centaur – half man, half horse

Draco

The dragon; in Greek mythology, Ladon, guard of the tree on which golden apples grew, slain by Hercules.

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The arrow; in Greek mythology, perhaps the arrow that Apollo used to kill the Cyclopes.

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The shield; a constellation honouring King John III Sobieski of Poland – the only politically inspired constellation still in use.

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Thu, Jul 9, 2020


Sunrise 05:16
Sunset 20:22
Twilight ends 22:32
begins 03:07

18-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

83%

18 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 04:41 19:11
Venus 02:54 17:13
Moon 23:30 09:27
Mars 23:59 12:04
Jupiter 20:31 05:51
Saturn 20:52 06:24

All times shown in EDT.
The sky on 09 July 2020
Sunrise
05:16
Sunset
20:22
Twilight ends
22:32
Twilight begins
03:07

18-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

83%

18 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 04:41 11:56 19:11
Venus 02:54 10:04 17:13
Moon 23:30 04:16 09:27
Mars 23:59 06:03 12:04
Jupiter 20:31 01:13 05:51
Saturn 20:52 01:40 06:24
All times shown in EDT.