Planetary Conjunction Venus and Mars.

Photographer
Edison Urdaneta
Email
edcoltres@gmail.com
Location of photo
Cagua, State Aragua Venezuela (N 10° 11' 24.00" W 67° 27' 36.00").
Date/Time of photo
02-21-2015 19:00 (23:30 UTC) ─ 19:02 (23:32 UTC).
Equipment
Canon camera bridge (PowerShot SX510 HS), 12.1 Mp and 30X optical zoom.
Description
Venus: magnitude -3.96 and illuminated 88%. Mars: magnitude 1.26 and illuminated 97.1% (Source: Stellarium 0.13.2). This Conjunction will see 10-05-2017 hour beginning 04:30 (UTC 09:00), by the East (Stellarium). Images taken with digital bridge. Camera in [MANUAL] mode, shutter speed 1”, F 5.6, ISO 800 and focal length 97mm. Image processed with RegiStax6 (16 pictures) and retouched with Canon Digital Photo Professional. Pictures enlarged and cropping.

One thought on “Planetary Conjunction Venus and Mars.

  1. Edison Urdaneta Post author

    This Conjunction will see again 10-05-2017 hour beginning 04:30 (UTC 09:00), by the East (Stellarium).
    Regards,
    Edison

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