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Canis Major

The greater dog; in Greek mythology, a hunting dog belonging to Orion, depicted pursuing the hare Lepus.

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The lesser dog; in Greek mythology, a hunting dog belonging to Orion, depicted pursuing the hare Lepus.

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The mythical twins Castor and Pollux.

Lynx

The lynx; a faint constellation introduced by Johannes Hevelius in 1687.

Cancer

The crab; in Greek mythology, a crab which bit Hercules's foot.

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The unicorn; a constellation introduced by Plancius in 1612.

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77.49°W
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Wed, Jan 16, 2019


Sunrise 07:26
Sunset 17:10
Twilight ends 18:45
begins 05:52

10-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

78%

10 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 07:03 16:23
Venus 03:59 13:59
Moon 13:24 02:10
Mars 10:47 23:20
Jupiter 04:33 14:07
Saturn 06:37 16:08

All times shown in EST.
The sky on 16 January 2019
Sunrise
07:26
Sunset
17:10
Twilight ends
18:45
Twilight begins
05:52

10-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

78%

10 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 07:03 11:43 16:23
Venus 03:59 08:59 13:59
Moon 13:24 20:19 02:10
Mars 10:47 17:04 23:20
Jupiter 04:33 09:20 14:07
Saturn 06:37 11:22 16:08
All times shown in EST.