Crescent Moon and Mercury (2011 August 02)

posted: 2323 days ago, on Wednesday, 2011 Aug 03 at 15:28
tags: astronomy, astrophotography, Moon, Mercury, Kos Coronaios.

Following hot on the heels of yesterday's sunspot photos, Kos has sent in a lovely image of the crescent Moon last night (2011 August 02), and another showing nearby Mercury.

Crescent Moon with Mercury at lower-right. Imaged on 2011 August 02 by Kos Coronaios.

Close-up of the crescent Moon, imaged on 2011 August 02 by Kos Coronaios.

Sun-, Moon- and Mercury set, imaged on 2011 August 02 by Kos Coronaios.

nothing more to see. please move along.