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According to one study of one species of mosquito, "attractiveness was found to vary inversely with their reflectivity or brightness, although the different textures represented in the series tended to obscure the generalised relationship" (Brown 1954). Meaning the brighter the clothing, the less attractive for one species of mosquito found in Canada... I ...
Have you thought about Google Sky Map for Android or Star Walk on iPhone? These may give you what you need. (I know, batteries run out, phones get wet etc., but these will show sky at a particular time)
Skymaps.com offers free rotational style sky maps to print out in PDF form each month, including equatorial editions (scroll down half way) that are drawn for 0° but good to ±15°.
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