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Jupiter and Mars Conjunction

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Observer
Andrew Paterson
Time of observation
07/01/2018 - 07:07
Object
Jupiter and Mars Conjunction
Observing location
Hill Head Fareham
Equipment
Canon Powershot G7X
Exposure
1/8s F2,8 ISO3200
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A wide-field view of the close conjunction of Jupiter and Mars this morning. Alpha Librae is the star visible to the west of both planets. It seems strange to think that Mars will outshine Jupiter later this year.

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