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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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Longitude:
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40.65°N
73.95°W
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Fri, Jul 1, 2022


Sunrise 05:25
Sunset 20:30
Twilight ends 22:35
begins 03:20

2-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

9%

2 days old


Rise Set
Mercury 04:20 19:12
Venus 03:32 18:10
Moon 07:22 22:42
Mars 01:27 14:34
Jupiter 00:37 12:55
Saturn 22:54 09:18

All times shown in EDT.
The sky on 01 July 2022
Sunrise
05:25
Sunset
20:30
Twilight ends
22:35
Twilight begins
03:20

2-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

9%

2 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 04:20 11:46 19:12
Venus 03:32 10:51 18:10
Moon 07:22 15:07 22:42
Mars 01:27 08:01 14:34
Jupiter 00:37 06:46 12:55
Saturn 22:54 04:06 09:18
All times shown in EDT.