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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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Thu, Dec 5, 2019


Sunrise 07:41
Sunset 16:18
Twilight ends 18:10
begins 05:49

9-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

67%

9 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 06:00 15:28
Venus 10:01 18:10
Moon 13:45 00:17
Mars 04:48 14:45
Jupiter 09:03 17:26
Saturn 10:13 18:50

All times shown in PST.
The sky on 05 December 2019
Sunrise
07:41
Sunset
16:18
Twilight ends
18:10
Twilight begins
05:49

9-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

67%

9 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 06:00 10:44 15:28
Venus 10:01 14:05 18:10
Moon 13:45 19:33 00:17
Mars 04:48 09:46 14:45
Jupiter 09:03 13:14 17:26
Saturn 10:13 14:31 18:50
All times shown in PST.