The Moon and Venus

17/07/2020 @ 2:30 am – 4:30 am Europe/London Timezone

Venus can be seen close to the Moon on the morning of the 17th! The pair will become visible from around 02:30 in the North East, they can be seen until dawn breaks when they are lost to daylight. The closest approach is at 07:06 on the 17th however the pair won’t be visible.

The image shows their location at 03:15 on the 17th

(image is from Stellarium, a fantastic piece of free software)

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