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C/2020 R4 (ATLAS) at perihelion

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Asteroid 4 Vesta at opposition

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Leo

The lion of Nemea; in Greek mythology, a monster slain by Hercules.

Ursa Major

The great bear, also known as the Big Dipper or the Plough. In Greek mythology, Callisto, lover of Zeus.

Leo Minor

The lion cub; introduced as a constellation by Johannes Hevelius in 1687.

Antlia

The air pump; a southern constellation introduced by Lacaille in 1756, originally the 'pneumatic machine'.

Sextans

The sextant; a constellation introduced by Johannes Hevelius in 1687, celebrating an instrument used to measure star positions.

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Yucca Valley

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Longitude:
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34.11°N
116.43°W
PST

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Fri, Feb 26, 2021


Sunrise 06:17
Sunset 17:39
Twilight ends 19:02
begins 04:54

15-day old moon
Full Moon

99%

15 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 05:00 15:35
Venus 06:05 17:03
Moon 17:25 06:06
Mars 09:52 23:57
Jupiter 05:17 15:49
Saturn 04:51 15:11

All times shown in PST.
The sky on 26 February 2021
Sunrise
06:17
Sunset
17:39
Twilight ends
19:02
Twilight begins
04:54

15-day old moon
Waxing Gibbous

99%

15 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:00 10:18 15:35
Venus 06:05 11:34 17:03
Moon 17:25 00:05 06:06
Mars 09:52 16:55 23:57
Jupiter 05:17 10:33 15:49
Saturn 04:51 10:01 15:11
All times shown in PST.