Occultation of Venus | Dave Weixelman

Dave Weixelman
Location of photo
Nevada City, CA
Date/Time of photo
5:05 am PDT, April 22, 2009
Stellarvue 105 mm at f7.0 Canon 350D, 1 second exposure at ISO 200. Losmandy GM-8 mount
Beautiful occultation of the planet Venus from the Sierra Nevada in California. Disappearnce of Venus occurred under a dark sky at approximately 5:10 am. This exposure was taken just before disappearance.
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