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The Moon is visible for much of the night.

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Close approach of the Moon and Uranus

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Puppid-Velid meteor shower 2022

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Close approach of the Moon and Mars

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Mars at opposition

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1 Ceres at perihelion

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Geminid meteor shower 2022

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Orion

The hunter; associated in Greek mythology with a son of Poseidon, but associated by the Sumerians with their great hero Gilgamesh.

Eridanus

The mythical river Eridanus; associated variously with the Nile or Po.

Taurus

The bull; said by the Sumerians to be charging at Orion the hunter, but in Greek mythology said to be Zeus in disguise.

Lepus

The hare; often depicted being chased by Orion and his two dogs.

Caelum

The chisel; a southern constellation introduced by Lacaille in 1756.

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San Diego

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Longitude:
Timezone:

32.72°N
117.16°W
PST

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Wed, Dec 7, 2022


Sunrise 06:35
Sunset 16:41
Twilight ends 18:09
begins 05:07

14-day old moon
Full Moon

99%

14 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 07:55 17:37
Venus 07:31 17:24
Moon 16:19 07:15
Mars 16:25 06:51
Jupiter 12:40 00:37
Saturn 10:52 21:33

All times shown in PST.
The sky on 07 December 2022
Sunrise
06:35
Sunset
16:41
Twilight ends
18:09
Twilight begins
05:07

14-day old moon
Waning Gibbous

99%

14 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 07:55 12:46 17:37
Venus 07:31 12:28 17:24
Moon 16:19 23:44 07:15
Mars 16:25 23:38 06:51
Jupiter 12:40 18:39 00:37
Saturn 10:52 16:12 21:33
All times shown in PST.