Close Pairing of Venus and Pleiades (M45) April 4, 2012

Close pairing of the planet Venus and the open cluster M45, or Pleiades. Image taken with a Canon 450D DSLR on a tripod, 50 mm f/1.8 lens, 2.5 sec exp, IS0 1600. April 4, 2012, Camarines Norte, Philippines. Photo Credit: Anthony Urbano