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Space show: On Aug. 18, the closest Venus-Jupiter conjunction since 2000.

Space show: On Aug. 18, the closest Venus-Jupiter conjunction since 2000.

Look: Waxing Crescent Moon and Venus.

Look: Waxing Crescent Moon and Venus.

Venus. Bright!

Source: Sky & Telescope
Triple Conjunction Right Now:Jupiter, Venus, crescent moon lined up in the eastern sky of Colorado. 

Triple Conjunction Right Now:

Jupiter, Venus, crescent moon lined up in the eastern sky of Colorado. 

Venus transit makes an appearance inside my Colorado home.
Look for the black dot inside the white oval, as sunlight hits my wall.
Light reflected off binoculars.

Venus transit makes an appearance inside my Colorado home.

Look for the black dot inside the white oval, as sunlight hits my wall.

Light reflected off binoculars.

#Venus #Transit in-progress.
Source: NASA Television

#Venus #Transit in-progress.

Source: NASA Television

Spectacular twilight, celestial show over Colorado by a crescent moon and Venus.

Spectacular twilight, celestial show over Colorado by a crescent moon and Venus.

Celestial show in-progress:Venus, Jupiter and a crescent moon line up over Boulder, Colo.
Encore performance next two nights. 

Celestial show in-progress:

Venus, Jupiter and a crescent moon line up over Boulder, Colo.

Encore performance next two nights. 

Great space viewing:
Jupiter and Venus only 3-degrees apart in western sky over Boulder, Colo.

Great space viewing:

Jupiter and Venus only 3-degrees apart in western sky over Boulder, Colo.

Triple all-lined-up conjunction tonight over Boulder, Colo. Moon, Jupiter, and Venus.

Triple all-lined-up conjunction tonight over Boulder, Colo. Moon, Jupiter, and Venus.

Jupiter, Venus and a crescent moon “triangle up” over Boulder, Colo.
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Jupiter, Venus and a crescent moon “triangle up” over Boulder, Colo.

"Click" here for the night version, 20 minutes later.

A celestial triangle over Colorado tonight, as Jupiter, Venus and a crescent moon brightened the western sky.

A celestial triangle over Colorado tonight, as Jupiter, Venus and a crescent moon brightened the western sky.

Triple conjunction: Jupiter, Venus and a crescent moon lined up over Boulder, Colo.

Triple conjunction:
Jupiter, Venus and a crescent moon lined up over Boulder, Colo.

Great celestial show now into March.
Jupiter, Venus and a crescent moon on display in the western sky.

Great celestial show now into March.

Jupiter, Venus and a crescent moon on display in the western sky.