Venus and Saturn, September 21, 2013


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Brilliant Venus and Saturn as seen Saturday evening from Livingston County Illinois.  (Click the image to see it larger.)  A cool weather system pushed away the clouds across the region Saturday.  Venus near the horizon has passed Saturn and is near Zubenelgenubi.  Venus is 5 degrees to the lower left of Saturn and 3 degrees to the lower right of Zubenelgenubi.  Upcoming events with Venus:

September 23:  Zubenelgenubi and Venus

October 16:  Antares and Venus

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