Bright Planet tonight

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Carrie
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Bright Planet tonight

Postby Carrie » 02 Jan 2017, 21:04

Hello, is that Venus near the moon appearing at twilight before the other stars? It is massive and bright.

pbholmes
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Re: Bright Planet tonight

Postby pbholmes » 05 Jan 2017, 21:24

Hi Carrie,
Yes - the moon was just below and to the right of Venus on the evening of the 1st,
and above and to the right of Venus on the 2nd.
Paul.


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