Venus, the Beehive, and the Moon | Doug Zubenel

Doug Zubenel
Location of photo
Jefferson Co., Kansas, USA.
Date/Time of photo
June 17, 2007, 9:52 pm CDT
This is a 15 second exposure with a 135mm Nikkor lens @ f/5.6 on a Canon Rebel XTi body at ISO 100.
In spite of high clouds, I was able to image the Beehive Cluster (Messier 44 in Cancer) between Venus and the waxing crescent moon.
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