Venus, Jupiter, and Mars in the morning sky

Posted by Doctormaturin
on Monday, October 26, 2015

Venus, Jupiter and Mars close conjunction seen through dawn clouds on 10/26/2015, from Chevy Chase, Maryland, (Washington, D.C.). Venus and Jupiter only about 1 degree separation. The triad fits within a 5 degree circle.

Technical Data: 10/26/15, 6:26 A.M. EDT. Geo-coordinates: 38:57:54 N; 77:05:37 W
Camera Panasonic DMC TZ5, ISO 100, F/4.2, 30 second exposure

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