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Jupiter and Venus from Earth

Jupiter and Venus from Earth Image Credit: Marek Nikoden (PPSAE) "Explanation: It was visible around the world. The sunset conjunction of Jupiter and Venus was visible last week almost no matter where you lived on Earth. Anyone on the planet with a cl

The bright, pinkish-white star at upper left of Orion, known as the 'hunter', is Betelgeuse

The fiery depths of space: Astronomers capture dazzling rainbow nebula swirling round supergiant star

Standing out: The bright, pinkish-white star at upper left of Orion, known as the hunter, is Betelgeuse. AKA a red supergiant, Betelgeuse is in the last stages of its life; increasing in size and sending its stellar material into space at a tremendous rat

From mars,earth is the bottom star in the sky

were all soo small! Earth, Jupiter and Venus from the skyline of Mars

179 July 15th Conjunction. The Moon, Venus and Jupiter.

Aldebaran is the name of a horse in Ben Hur, and the name of one of my future horses. :-) The Moon, Venus, Jupiter and Aldebaran making a square in the sky just before sunrise.

This early morning view taken in Buenos Aires shows Venus, Jupiter, the Pleiades star cluster, and Aldebaran. This sky also holds two of our solar system's small worlds, Vesta and Ceres. Not quite bright enough to be seen with the unaided eye, their positions are noted when you put your cursor over the image.

Conjunctions near Dawn by Luis Argerich The bright planets Venus and Jupiter join the Pleiades star cluster in this sea and sky scape, recorded in early June 2012 near Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Witness an Eclipse

Solar eclipse, as seen from Earth’s orbit, amazing how the universe works

Io casts a shadow on Jupiter.

Love space photos - Io Transit of Jupiter The three snapshots of the volcanic moon rounding Jupiter were taken over a time span. Io is roughly the size of Earth's moon but times farther away.

Brilliant Venus and bright Jupiter still rise together before dawn. The peaceful waters by a small lakeside house near Stuttgart, Germany reflect their graceful arcing trails in this composited series of exposures, recorded on the morning of July 26

"A reflection of planet Earth's rotation on its axis, the concentric trails of these celestial beacons along with trails of stars are punctuated at their ends by a separate final frame in the morning skyview." Venus & Jupiter above Germany

Venus and Jupiter are this month's two brightest planets. Shortly after sunset on February 20, they dominate the sky above the western horizon and this snowy landscape. In clear and transparent skies over Cherry Springs State Park, Pennsylvania, USA, they are also seen immersed in Zodiacal light.

A Zodiacal Skyscape Image Credit & Copyright: Jack Fusco. Explanation: Venus and Jupiter are this month's two brightest planets. Shortly after sunset on February they dominate the sky above the western horizon and this snowy landscape.

The Earth as seen from Mars. woah

The Earth as seen from Mars

Funny pictures about The Earth as seen from Mars. Oh, and cool pics about The Earth as seen from Mars. Also, The Earth as seen from Mars photos.

Moon, Jupiter and Venus, Mancha, Spain, by Jesus Bravo, on flickr.

Moon, Jupiter, Venus (in Valdearenas, Castile-La Mancha, Spain).

The story behind a well-known image of the 1987 occultation of Venus by the moon.  April 25, 1987, and I was about to document one of the most impressive events I have had the good fortune to witness — a lunar occultation of the planet Venus . Then shining at magnitude -3.4, Venus would be covered by a waning crescent Moon just before sunrise that morning.

Capturing Venus: An Amateur Astronomer's Famous Moon Shot

Capturing Venus: An Amateur Astronomer's Famous Moon Shot. Venus appears just on the edge of the crescent moon on April in an image that has appeared in Astronomy magazine.

Heh..the song.."Lucy in the sky of diamonds"??

The Signum Times on

In astronomers discovered a star composed entirely of diamond, measuring km across and 10 billion trillion trillion carats. 50 light years from Earth, the diamond star is classified as a crystallized white dwarf, the hot core that remains after