Part 3 Sceneries under Moon light
Rendez-vous of dawn Moon, Mars & Venus

Date & Time: Dec 29 2002, 28:14 JST(+0900), 5min. Exp.
Optical: MD Rokkor f=50mmF1.4, Aperture: F2.8
Auto-guided with VIXEN ATLUX Equatorial
Film: Fujichrome VELVIA
Location: Ooizumi vil., Yamanashi pref.

This image of eastern dawn sky shows you three solar system objects gathering within about 7 degrees. A fairly bright star just below the Moon is closing Mars, and a glittering one lower right of Mars is the Venus.

Mars Observation under Moonlight

Sinking Antares under Moonlight

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