love and war by moonlight

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Love and War by Moonlight ~ Kevin Bourque

Venus, named for the Roman goddess of love, and Mars, the war god’s namesake, came together by moonlight in this skyview, recorded on Feb. 20 from Charleston, S.C. Much fainter Mars is seen here within almost a Moon’s width of Venus.

Source: Astronomy Picture of the Day

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