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Observation by Nick Barton: Venus leaving the Pleiades

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Nick Barton

Observer

Nick Barton

Observed

2020 Apr 04 - 19:05

Uploaded

2020 Apr 05 - 18:18

Objects

M45
Venus
Conjunction

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Constellation

Taurus

Field centre

RA: 03h47m
Dec: +24°15'
Position angle: +43°34'

Field size

6°33' × 4°23'

Equipment
  • Canon 50D 70-200 f/4l
  • f4 ISO 1000
Exposure

2 secs

Location

Wallington, Surrey

Target name

Venus

Title

Venus leaving the Pleiades

About this image

A very good cloudless evening, also without those annoying contra trails usually left by aircraft, great for catching Venus saying farewell to the Pleiades.

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