Occultation of Venus | Dave Weixelman

Photographer
Dave Weixelman
Email
davew05@comcast.net
Location of photo
Nevada City, CA
Date/Time of photo
5:05 am PDT, April 22, 2009
Equipment
Stellarvue 105 mm at f7.0 Canon 350D, 1 second exposure at ISO 200. Losmandy GM-8 mount
Description
Beautiful occultation of the planet Venus from the Sierra Nevada in California. Disappearnce of Venus occurred under a dark sky at approximately 5:10 am. This exposure was taken just before disappearance.