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Fri, 27 Jul 2018
01:07 EDT

Mars at opposition

Wed, 08 Aug 2018
22:00 EDT

Mercury at inferior solar conjunction

Sun, 12 Aug 2018
Perseid meteor shower

Tue, 14 Aug 2018
M15 is well placed

Wed, 15 Aug 2018
01:09 EDT

Venus at dichotomy

Wed, 15 Aug 2018
M2 is well placed

Fri, 17 Aug 2018
03:58 EDT

Venus at greatest elongation east

Fri, 17 Aug 2018
06:39 EDT

Conjunction of the Moon and Jupiter

Fri, 17 Aug 2018
09:14 EDT

Close approach of the Moon and Jupiter

Sat, 18 Aug 2018
03:50 EDT

Moon at First Quarter

Tue, 21 Aug 2018
05:53 EDT

Close approach of the Moon and Saturn

Fri, 24 Aug 2018
00:32 EDT

The Moon at aphelion

Sun, 26 Aug 2018
17:48 EDT

Mercury at greatest elongation west

Fri, 07 Sep 2018
14:13 EDT

Neptune at opposition

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The sky on 18 August 2018
Sunrise
06:24
Sunset
20:00
Twilight ends
21:39
Twilight begins
04:46

7-day old moon
Waxing Crescent

48%

7 days old

Planets
Rise Culm. Set
Mercury 05:21 12:13 19:05
Venus 10:17 16:00 21:44
Moon 14:19 19:29 00:02
Mars 19:01 23:29 04:02
Jupiter 13:02 18:13 23:24
Saturn 16:47 21:31 02:19
All times shown in EDT.

Ashburn

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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