December 26, 2018
Four Planets And a Moon
Originally published October 17, 2009
image by Stefano De Rosa, Monate Lake, North-West of Italy
The lovely celestial scene shows an old Moon (with its earthshine) forming a triangle with Saturn and the bright Venus, all of them reflecting their light on the calm water of the lake. Below on the left of the "triangle", Mercury is emerging from twilight to complete the predawn conjunction.
Stefano De Rosa
October 16, 2009
Another, nautical view, of the conjunction.
Yesterday's LPOD: Glacies
Tomorrow's LPOD: The Moon in Your Hand