PhotographerStefano De Rosa
Location of photoMonate Lake (Italy)
Date/Time of photoOctober 16, 2009 at 6:48 a.m.
EquipmentCanon Eos 1000d;Exp: 10 sec; F/5; 400 ISO
DescriptionThe lovely celestial scene shows an old Moon (with its earthshine) forming a triangle with Saturn and the bright Venus, all of them reflecting their light on the calm water of the lake. Below on the left of the "triangle", Mercury is emerging from twilight to complete the predawn conjunction.