Venus and Jupiter, from Brazil

earthsky.org | 9/23/2018 | Deborah Byrd
melanie7 (Posted by) Level 3
Click For Photo: http://en.es-static.us/upl/2018/09/venus-jupiter-Porto-del-Mello-Gustavo-Brasopolis-Brazil-9-21-2018-sq-300x300.jpg

Photo by Gustavo Porto del Mello.

Gustavo Porto del Mello wrote:

Jupiter - Venus - Cloud - Twilight - Observatório

Jupiter (higher) and Venus (framed by a cloud) at twilight seen from atop Observatório Pico dos Dias – 1,870 meters (6,135 feet) in altitude – in southeastern Brazil.

He said he is a professional astronomer who goes this observatory frequently to perform spectroscopic observations. Obrigado, Gustavo!

Way - Venus - Jupiter - Upward - Right

By the way, we in this hemisphere see Venus and Jupiter slant upward from right to left above the sunset. From the Southern Hemisphere, they slant upward from left to right.

Bottom line: Venus and Jupiter seen from an...
(Excerpt) Read more at: earthsky.org
Wake Up To Breaking News!
Tagged:
Sign In or Register to comment.

Welcome to Long Room!

Where The World Finds Its News!