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Aquila

The eagle; in Greek mythology, the bird of Zeus and the retriever of his thunderbolts.

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The swan; in Greek mythology, Zeus in disguise.

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The archer; usually drawn as a centaur – half man, half horse

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

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The dolphin; in Greek mythology, the messenger of Poseidon.

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The fox; a constellation introduced by Johannes Hevelius in 1687.

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Sat, Jul 20, 2019


Sunrise 05:59
Sunset 20:31
Twilight ends 22:23
begins 04:07

18-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

84%

18 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 06:21 20:11
Venus 05:25 20:08
Moon 23:03 09:09
Mars 07:09 21:20
Jupiter 17:24 03:01
Saturn 19:38 05:15

All times shown in EDT.
The sky on 20 July 2019
Sunrise
05:59
Sunset
20:31
Twilight ends
22:23
Twilight begins
04:07

18-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

84%

18 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 06:21 13:16 20:11
Venus 05:25 12:46 20:08
Moon 23:03 03:51 09:09
Mars 07:09 14:14 21:20
Jupiter 17:24 22:10 03:01
Saturn 19:38 00:29 05:15
All times shown in EDT.