Simulated image courtesy of Tom Ruen.
The Moon is visible for much of the night.

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Close approach of the Moon and Mars

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Mars at opposition

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1 Ceres at perihelion

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Geminid meteor shower 2022

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NGC 1981 is well placed

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Moon at Last Quarter

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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.

Lepus

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

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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Wed, Dec 7, 2022


Sunrise 07:41
Sunset 16:17
Twilight ends 18:09
begins 05:49

14-day old moon
Full Moon

99%

14 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 09:10 17:04
Venus 08:41 16:55
Moon 15:15 07:30
Mars 15:55 08:09
Jupiter 13:04 00:55
Saturn 11:43 21:24

All times shown in PST.
The sky on 07 December 2022
Sunrise
07:41
Sunset
16:17
Twilight ends
18:09
Twilight begins
05:49

14-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

99%

14 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 09:10 13:07 17:04
Venus 08:41 12:48 16:55
Moon 15:15 --:-- 07:30
Mars 15:55 00:02 08:09
Jupiter 13:04 18:59 00:55
Saturn 11:43 16:33 21:24
All times shown in PST.