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Orionid meteor shower

From the Meteor Showers feed

The Orionid meteor shower reaches its peak.
The sky on 20 October 2017
Sunrise 07:23
Sunset 18:23
Twilight ends
19:52
Twilight begins
05:54

1-day old moon
Age of Moon
1 days

All times shown in EDT.
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 08:05 13:24 18:42
Venus 05:44 11:42 17:40
Moon 08:08 13:41 19:14
Mars 05:00 11:08 17:17
Jupiter 07:47 13:13 18:39
Saturn 11:57 16:43 21:29

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Ashburn

Latitude:
Longitude:
Timezone:

39.04°N
77.49°W
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