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Mercury, Saturn and the Moon.

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Observer
Colin Henshaw
Time of observation
15/01/2018 - 00:57
Object
Mercury, Saturn and Moon conjunction
Observing location
Briga Township, Tabuk, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Equipment
Canon 6D Camera and a Carl Zeiss 135mm telephoto lens.
Exposure
1/10 sec at 100ASA and f5.6.
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Realised the Moon might be near Mercury and Saturn, and I confirmed it with my binoculars. I quickly set up my equipment and captured the event before the sky got too bright. Pity I didn't get up earlier and get it in a darker sky. Unfortunately I had to skip my breakfast and dash off to work.

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