[PHOTO] Venus and the Moon – Close together on 5/19, and VERY Photogenic!

The two brightest objects in the night sky appeared to go right past each other last week. On the night of May 19, Earth’s Moon and the planet Venus were visible in the same part of the sky, and at closest approach were less than one degree apart. The conjunction was captured in this image taken from near Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.

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