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Venus, Mercury and the Moon


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About this observation
Nick Hewitt
Time of observation
20/03/2018 - 19:48
Venus, Mecury and the Moon
Observing location
Boa Vista, Cape Verde 15:58:47 N, -22:49:09 W
Canon 60Da
18-55mm lens at 18mm
f5.6 ISO100

Being in the tropics, while I battled a stiff easterly wind, the pair of inner planets were joined by the Moon quite favourably. The Moon was a very much thinner crescent than it appears here. Mercury can just be glimpsed to the right of Venus.

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