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The sea monster, which in Greek mythology attacked Cepheus's territory and Andromeda, but which was slain by Perseus.

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Queen Cassiopeia; in Greek mythology, wife of Cepheus and mother of Andromeda.

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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Tue, Oct 19, 2021


Sunrise 07:08
Sunset 18:08
Twilight ends 19:40
begins 05:36

13-day old moon
Full Moon

99%

13 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 05:45 17:31
Venus 11:20 20:10
Moon 18:00 06:59
Mars 06:51 17:59
Jupiter 15:32 01:48
Saturn 14:44 00:27

All times shown in EDT.
The sky on 19 October 2021
Sunrise
07:08
Sunset
18:08
Twilight ends
19:40
Twilight begins
05:36

13-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

99%

13 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:45 11:38 17:31
Venus 11:20 15:45 20:10
Moon 18:00 00:24 06:59
Mars 06:51 12:25 17:59
Jupiter 15:32 20:40 01:48
Saturn 14:44 19:36 00:27
All times shown in EDT.