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Close approach of the Moon and Venus

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June solstice

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NGC 6530 is well placed

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NGC 6633 is well placed

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M22 is well placed

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Moon at First Quarter

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Lyra

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

Ophiuchus

The serpent bearer; in Greek mythology, Asclepius, the god of medicine, depicted in the sky holding the snake Serpens.

Draco

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

Hercules

Hercules; a large yet dark constellation representing the greatest hero of Greek mythology.

Serpens Cauda

The serpent's tail; held by Ophiuchus and part of the same constellation as Serpens Caput.

Scutum

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

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77.49°W
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Thu, Jun 22, 2017

All times shown in EDT.
Sunrise 05:43
Sunset 20:38
Twilight ends 22:37
begins 03:44

28-day old moon
Age of Moon
28 days

Rise Set
Mercury 05:46 20:48
Venus 03:14 16:55
Moon 04:43 18:44
Mars 06:29 21:24
Jupiter 14:05 01:49
Saturn 19:49 05:27

The sky on 22 June 2017
Sunrise 05:43
Sunset 20:38
Twilight ends
22:37
Twilight begins
03:44

28-day old moon
Age of Moon
28 days

All times shown in EDT.
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:46 13:17 20:48
Venus 03:14 10:05 16:55
Moon 04:43 11:43 18:44
Mars 06:29 13:56 21:24
Jupiter 14:05 19:55 01:49
Saturn 19:49 00:40 05:27