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Leo

The lion of Nemea; in Greek mythology, a monster slain by Hercules.

Ursa Major

The great bear, also known as the Big Dipper or the Plough. In Greek mythology, Callisto, lover of Zeus.

Hydra

The multi-headed water snake, slain by Hercules in Greek mythology.

Leo Minor

The lion cub; introduced as a constellation by Johannes Hevelius in 1687.

Antlia

The air pump; a southern constellation introduced by Lacaille in 1756, originally the 'pneumatic machine'.

Sextans

The sextant; a constellation introduced by Johannes Hevelius in 1687, celebrating an instrument used to measure star positions.

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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Fri, Feb 22, 2019


Sunrise 06:51
Sunset 17:53
Twilight ends 19:22
begins 05:22

18-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

90%

18 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 07:33 19:17
Venus 04:40 14:25
Moon 21:51 08:54
Mars 09:22 23:01
Jupiter 02:36 12:06
Saturn 04:27 14:01

All times shown in EST.
The sky on 22 February 2019
Sunrise
06:51
Sunset
17:53
Twilight ends
19:22
Twilight begins
05:22

18-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

90%

18 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 07:33 13:25 19:17
Venus 04:40 09:32 14:25
Moon 21:51 02:48 08:54
Mars 09:22 16:11 23:01
Jupiter 02:36 07:21 12:06
Saturn 04:27 09:14 14:01
All times shown in EST.