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A Fantastic Conjunction: Moon, Mars and Venus

21 Feb 2015, 05:20 UTC
A Fantastic Conjunction: Moon, Mars and Venus
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ConjunctionThis evening three celestial objects form an impressive tight grouping: Venus, Mars and the Moon. On Friday they are all in a group, and on Saturday the Moon moves on but Venus and Mars are even more closely aligned in a conjunction. All you need is a clear western horizon and the rest will take care of itself.More details on Sky & Telescope's website. Image courtesy of Sky & Telescope.

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