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Lyra

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

Sagittarius

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

Draco

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

Sagitta

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

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

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37.68°N
106.35°W
GMT-07:00

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Sun, Jul 3, 2022


Sunrise 04:45
Sunset 19:30
Twilight ends 21:24
begins 02:51

4-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

27%

4 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 03:45 18:24
Venus 02:51 17:15
Moon 08:48 22:45
Mars 00:36 13:40
Jupiter 23:40 11:56
Saturn 21:51 08:24

All times shown in GMT-07:00.
The sky on 03 July 2022
Sunrise
04:45
Sunset
19:30
Twilight ends
21:24
Twilight begins
02:51

4-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

27%

4 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 03:45 11:04 18:24
Venus 02:51 10:03 17:15
Moon 08:48 15:52 22:45
Mars 00:36 07:08 13:40
Jupiter 23:40 05:48 11:56
Saturn 21:51 03:07 08:24
All times shown in GMT-07:00.