The crescent Moon sets in the western horizon of Alborz Mountains of Iran. Lights of a mountainous village is visible in far, while bright planet Venus is shining above the Moon. Note the two “stars” that form a small triangle with Venus. They are planets Mars and Saturn as captured in the triple planetary conjunction of August 2010. Move the slider on the image to see the labels.



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  • Anonymous Reply

    wonderful like as you

    August 29, 2010 at 4:20 am

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