Geographic location of the bug: Nc
Time: 09:36 AM EDT
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This is a Banded Sphinx, Eumorpha fasciatus. According to BugGuide: “Strong white bands on wings. Brown band on costa (leading edge of forewing) distinguishes from the similar, less widespread, Vine Sphinx, E. vitis.”