Bright planets and the Seven Sisters (2012 Mar 11)

posted: 1933 days ago, on Monday, 2012 Mar 12 at 01:59
tags: astronomy, astrophotography, Southern Sky Highlights 2012, Venus, Jupiter, Kos Coronaios.

Pic by Kos Coronaios, showing Venus (below) and Jupiter (above) at sunset, with the Pleiades and Hyades star clusters to the right.

(left) Closeup of Venus (below) and Jupiter (above). The 'tail' attached to Jupiter is two of its massive moons. (right) A known remedy for clouds. Limpopo. 2012 March 10. Kos Coronaios.

Find out more: Southern Sky Highlights for 2012

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