Mead, Colorado

Optics and Camera

Nikon D7100
16-85mm F3.5-5.6G

Processing Tools

Photoshop CS6

Copyright 2015 Richard McCoy

Venus and Mercury - January 10, 2015

On this cold night in January 2015, the planets Venus and Mercury, were be seen in the southwestern sky shortly after sunset. On this date the two are separated by less than 1 degree. This is the closest approach the two planets will have during 2015.