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Venus May 31

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About this observation
Observer
Andrew Paterson
Time of observation
31/05/2020 - 20:15
Object
Venus
Observing location
Hill Head
Equipment
Nikon Coolpix P900
Exposure
1/500s F6.5 ISO300
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Venus was briefly visible with binoculars after sunset on the last day of May - just three days before this very close Inferior Conjunction. This is a bedroom window camera shot of the thin crescent Venus 2 deg above the horizon in a bright twilight sky. It was well below naked eye visibility.

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