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Tonight, Venus, the crescent Moon and the Pleiades will form a beautiful triangle in the western sunset sky.

Posted in 2020, astronomy, science with tags , , , on March 28, 2020 by theboldcorsicanflame

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Venus, the Moon, and the Pleiades converge on March 27th–the prelude to an even prettier conjunction on March 28th. Photo credit: Ruslan Merzlyakov of Nykøbing Mors, Denmark. [photo gallery]

 

Tonight, Venus, the crescent Moon and the Pleiades will form a beautiful triangle in the western sunset sky. The event kicks off a slow-motion conjunction between Venus and the Pleiades that will grow even more beautiful in the nights ahead. Visit Spaceweather.com for sky maps and observing tips.

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