The Moon and Jupiter (Feb 18)

posted: 1617 days ago, on Tuesday, 2013 Feb 19 at 11:40
tags: astronomy, astrophotography, Kos Coronaios, Southern Sky Highlights 2013, Moon, Jupiter.

(left) Jupiter and the Moon during the day (Monday, 2013 February 18).

(above) Evening view, with the Pleiades nearby.

(left) Close-up view of Jupiter and the Moon. Note the Galilean Moons surrounding Jupiter. There are, from left to right, solitary Ganymede, Callisto and Europa. Io was transiting at the time Kos took the photo.

nothing more to see. please move along.