Location of photoSan Jose, Costa Rica
Date/Time of photoFeb 1, 2008 05:37am
EquipmentMeade SN8 on LXD75 with Nikon D40 (prime focus) 1/2" exposure ISO800
DescriptionOn Feb. 1, 2008, Venus and Jupiter showed a very nice approach less than one degree apart. The four jovian moons (from top Gaminede, Io, Callisto, Europa) was clearly visible even during dawn. Two more stars are visible in the background.