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Cetus

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

Andromeda

The Princess Andromeda; in Greek mythology, the daughter of Cepheus and Cassiopeia and husband of Perseus.

Cassiopeia

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

Triangulum

The triangle; appearing similar to a capital delta in the Greek alphabet.

Pisces

Two fishes, swimming in opposite directions with their tails connected by a cord.

Sculptor

The sculptor – originally, the sculptor's studio; a modern constellation introduced by Lacaille in 1756.

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Sun, Sep 23, 2018


Sunrise 06:57
Sunset 19:05
Twilight ends 20:34
begins 05:27

14-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

97%

14 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 07:07 19:15
Venus 10:18 20:08
Moon 18:48 05:07
Mars 16:44 02:07
Jupiter 11:07 21:17
Saturn 14:26 23:53

All times shown in EDT.
The sky on 23 September 2018
Sunrise
06:57
Sunset
19:05
Twilight ends
20:34
Twilight begins
05:27

14-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

97%

14 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 07:07 13:11 19:15
Venus 10:18 15:13 20:08
Moon 18:48 00:27 05:07
Mars 16:44 21:24 02:07
Jupiter 11:07 16:12 21:17
Saturn 14:26 19:09 23:53
All times shown in EDT.