The third closest conjunction of Venus and Jupiter so far in the 21st Century

Photographer
SNH
Email
jaharrington@gmx.com
Location of photo
Evening Shade, Arkansas
Date/Time of photo
8/18/14 at 5:30am
Equipment
camera on tripod
Description
Venus (-3.9) and Jupiter (-1.8), one hour before sunrise, were 6 degrees up in the east (in Cancer). They were 18 arc minutes apart and at the time, the pairs closest conjunction since May of 2000.
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