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You have traveled to the Milky Way without leaving Long Island, thanks to the domed ceiling of the planetarium at the Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum in Centerport. The planetarium reopened in March 2013 after a 20-month, $4 million renovation.(Credit: Newsday / Thomas A. Ferrara)

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You know you're from Suffolk when...

Nassau and Suffolk counties have distinct identities, and the people living in each area have special knowledge that tie them to their counties. For instance, if you’re from Suffolk, you know how to pronounce Ronkonkoma, Hauppauge, Islandia, Copiague and Patchogue. The following examples were culled from our social media followers and staff. Send your suggestions to litowns@newsday.com.