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Lyra

The lyre; often said to be played by Orpheus, the greatest musician of his age.

Draco

The dragon; in Greek mythology, Ladon, guard of the tree on which golden apples grew, slain by Hercules.

Sagitta

The arrow; in Greek mythology, perhaps the arrow that Apollo used to kill the Cyclopes.

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The shield; a constellation honouring King John III Sobieski of Poland – the only politically inspired constellation still in use.

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The southern crown, lying at the feet of Sagittarius, and known to the Greeks as a wreath.

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San Diego

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

32.72°N
117.16°W
PDT

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Sun, Jul 3, 2022


Sunrise 05:42
Sunset 20:00
Twilight ends 21:41
begins 04:01

4-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

26%

4 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 04:41 18:53
Venus 03:46 17:46
Moon 09:42 23:22
Mars 01:24 14:18
Jupiter 00:24 12:38
Saturn 22:26 09:15

All times shown in PDT.
The sky on 03 July 2022
Sunrise
05:42
Sunset
20:00
Twilight ends
21:41
Twilight begins
04:01

4-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

26%

4 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 04:41 11:47 18:53
Venus 03:46 10:46 17:46
Moon 09:42 16:36 23:22
Mars 01:24 07:51 14:18
Jupiter 00:24 06:31 12:38
Saturn 22:26 03:50 09:15
All times shown in PDT.