Planet conjunction (2012 August 22)

posted: 1858 days ago, on Wednesday, 2012 Aug 22 at 21:07
tags: astronomy, Southern Sky Highlights 2012, Saturn, Mars, Moon.

A lovely crescent Moon and a remarkable celestial triangle grace this evening's sky. Despite the best attempts by light pollution, the triangle and the Moon are a prominent site in the night sky.

Photos from the previous few days can be found in the Southern Sky Highlights for 2012.

Pics by Auke Slotegraaf

Pics by Ed Foster

Find out more: Southern Sky Highlights for 2012

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