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Sorry guys I was , for 10 mins, just enough break in the cloud to see the two planets and hopefully the full "conjunction" . It was 4.50 thru to 5.05 but not totally clear (nasty black clouds kept coming thru) but I could see the two objects and bright they were - bet a few UFO calls made :laugh2: . Looked even better thru the Bins but I had to go into the next door cow field (blastered Conifers have to go) which must have looked odd as I was in my pajamas  and slippers as I had missed my alarm clock and had no time to get dressed.


 


Yes Kim this time I did see an object next to Venus - p.s you weren't up on the North York Moors last week were you ?


 


However the cloud then came in just when my wife came out shouting (got an ear bashing) as she couldn't find me and thought I had done a "Robin Williams" - strange minds these female's have never understand them.


 


So luckily I saw it / them - I just don't do AP so no photo's. 


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Found this stunning shot of it over Kennedy on Facebook by one of my friends.


 


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Taken by Stephen W. Ramsden of the Charley Bates Solar Astronomy Project this morning at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.


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