Location of photoMcDonald Observatory, Texas USA
Date/Time of photoDec. 1, 2008 around 6:30pm CST
EquipmentCanon 450D 18-55mm zoom lens (set at 24mm) 1/2 sec. exposure ISO 400 f/3.5. Tripod mounted.
DescriptionAn image of the conjunction of Venus, Jupiter and The Moon. The picture was taken from the McDonald Observatory located near Fort Davis, TX. The dome on the left houses the 107-inch Harlan J. Smith Telescope and the dome on the right houses the 82-inch Otto Struve telescope.