Moon, Pleiades, Mercury Conjunction | Rick Baldridge

Photographer
Rick Baldridge
Email
rickbaldridge@comcast.net
Location of photo
Los Altos, CA, USA
Date/Time of photo
April 26, 2009 9:30pm PDT
Equipment
Canon XTi Rebel with 200mm F2.8 lens.
Description
Waxing crescent Moon with very bright Earthshine above the Pleiades (Seven Sisters) which are also above the bright planet Mercury. Below Mercury is the very red variable star AS Arietis.
Website
http://www.flickr.com/photos/xb70man/sets/72157617285424837/