Jupiter, Pleiades, and Aldebaran

Jupiter, Pleiades, and Aldebaran in Taurus September 24, 2012

A celestial grouping of Jupiter, Pleiades, and Aldebaran, taken earlier today under hazy skies with a Canon 450D DSLR with a 50 mm prime lens, f/1.8, ISO 1600, 3.2 seconds exposure. The celestial grouping is visible to the naked eye.

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© Anthony Urbano (Manila, Philippines)

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