Jupiter and Venus looking like cat’s eyes in the morning sky + bonus moon photos

On the morning of the 18th, I got to see Venus and Jupiter in close conjunction. I had to look low in the east and between two houses. Scroll down to see…..and click for full size, use back arrow to return to the blog page!

IMG_5119 50mm Canon XS at f2

IMG_5153 Canon XS through my 8inch wide dobsonian telescope

IMG_5149 venus and jupiter bands and moons cropped from a larger photo through my telescope

IMG_5129 Canon XS with 250mm lens

IMG_5174 Moon with Canon XS through telescope with added mini-amplifier lens

IMG_5167 south crop sharp levels Portion of previous photo to show craters extending to the south pole of the moon, cropped, light levels adjusted and sharpened.

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