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Venus, Moon and Mars together tonight.
« on: January 31, 2017, 06:44:51 AM »
Tonight the waxing crescent Moon is 2-2/3rd degrees below Mars and just over six degrees from Venus next to the Circlet of Pisces and between Diphda in Cetus, and Markab in Pegasus.  Mars is magnitude 1.11, Venus at -4.56, and the moon an 18% illuminated waxing crescent at -10.95.

Courtesy Orion Telescopes and Binoculars" http://www.telescope.com/content.jsp?pageName=The-Night-Sky-Tonight