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Mercury & Venus


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About this observation
Steve Knight
Time of observation
22/05/2020 - 20:49
Mercury & Venus
Observing location
Skywatcher 200mm Dobsonian
Canon 6D camera
Watch House EQ platform
1/1000th sec, ISO 3200

It was cold and it was windy and I was wearing shorts.  Well worth a visit though to a field with a good outlook to the west.  They were 1.3 degrees apart which I'd calculated would fit in the frame.  Nice to see Venus's phase but had to overexpose it to capture Mercury.

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