|giacomini ||11-28-2012 09:08 PM |
Moon and Jupiter close together in the southern hemisphere sky!
This is the Moon and Jupiter (according to Google Sky Map) tonight in the southern hemisphere sky.
Just felt like sharing.
Wish my camera was better so it'd be sharper!
|WashburnBasser ||11-28-2012 09:46 PM |
Yeah I saw this tonight as well, totally cool.
|Downunderwonder ||11-28-2012 11:34 PM |
Awesome, thanks! It's not dark yet Downunder, showers at the moment, hopefully it clears up. Do you know if Jupiter will move far over the next nights?
|jmattbassplaya ||11-28-2012 11:38 PM |
Thanks for the pic! I saw it in person tonight and it was pretty sweet :)
|capnsandwich ||11-28-2012 11:44 PM |
Wow, I didn't know the moon was that big???
|FunkyMcNasty ||11-28-2012 11:53 PM |
Just checked it out. Pretty cool. Thanks for the heads up.
|Jordan S. ||11-29-2012 05:19 AM |
Cool, I saw it. Thanks for pointing it out.
|Simo98 ||11-29-2012 05:36 AM |
Just went out and had a look. Pretty neat!
|RED J ||11-29-2012 06:32 AM |
Thanks for the info ! I commented to my wife and Mom last night that the moon looked like it had a moon.
|stratovani ||11-29-2012 07:51 AM |
It's called a conjunction, when two bodies in the Solar System are close to each other. I saw it last night, it certainly was a sight to behold!
|DwaynieAD ||11-29-2012 08:04 AM |
makes me think of that photoshopped picture of 3 planets aligning over the pyramids.
|giacomini ||11-29-2012 08:35 AM |
Nice, I didn't know if it could be seen in the north hemisphere too, but it did!
According to one of those astronomy sites (can't remember which) jupiter will be close to the moon again on dec 25th
|Popbumper ||11-29-2012 10:42 AM |
Pretty neat - I wondered what "star" that was that was so close by. Thanks for sharing!
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