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Venus and Jupiter

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Venus and Jupiter

Are bright tonight (in same location as moon)
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Re: Venus and Jupiter

I'd been looking at the star maps just five minutes before reading this topic to find out what they were.
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Re: Venus and Jupiter

Great clear sky tonight and a fantastic view Smiley Smiley
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And, if you look to the east, just below Leo, Mars is rising.
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And I can see a whole Galaxy about to be swallowed down a big black hole  Wink Grin

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Re: Venus and Jupiter

Beautiful sky tonight Cool
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Re: Venus and Jupiter

will have to get the manual out on my new camera and found out the setting.  took 15 shots for this
the picture below are full images and not edited
slight clouded here in Essex, blotted out the moon once
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Good shots Pierré Smiley
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Re: Venus and Jupiter

The one In Pierre_Pierre second photo? What planet Is that? Very bright here where I am.
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That will be Venus. Jupiter is the planet further left and higher as in Pierré's first photo.
Google Sky Map for Android phones is really good for identifying planets, stars and constellations.
Just hold up the phone in the area of sky you are interested in and it shows the positions of and identifies celestial bodies.
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Re: Venus and Jupiter

Thanks Strat, Venus Is so so bright here Its unreal. Really good.