Celestial Summit Meeting II

Posted by
Craig (Vacaville, California, United States) on 6 February 2008 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

The three brightest heavenly objects, Venus, Jupiter, and the Moon formed an isosceles triangle on Monday morning, February 4, 2008, just minutes before sunrise.

SONY DSC-H9 2/1 second F/4.5 ISO 80 39 mm

Michael Skorulski from Cigel, Slovakia

Super shot. Does that mean anything astrologically or mythologically?

6 Feb 2008 7:13am

@Michael Skorulski: Thanks Michael! I'm not sure about the significance of this event other than I thought it was beautiful. You can find out more about it here.

e. from New York, NY, United States

Another incredibly beautiful shot. :)

6 Feb 2008 8:02am

eddy from Tehran, Iran

really pretty

6 Feb 2008 10:22am

Betty from New Jersey, United States

Great shot!

6 Feb 2008 10:24am

Sujit Sudhi from Hyderabad, India

Simply fantastic. Unbelievable :)

6 Feb 2008 10:55am

Steven from Montreal, Canada


6 Feb 2008 10:58am

Wolfgang Prigge from Granby, QC, Canada

Very elegant in its simplicity! Just three elements and the gradiant blue, superb...

6 Feb 2008 11:56am

Viewfinder from Bradenton, United States

Another absolutely great image. Other than the two planets and the moon, I see at least 2 other faint lights in there. Random stars?

6 Feb 2008 12:32pm

10cré from Versailles, France

Magnifique cadrage

6 Feb 2008 12:38pm

MaryB from Staffordshire, United Kingdom

The title is brilliant, very well suited to this beautiful shot.

6 Feb 2008 1:27pm

Angry Buddha from United States

Beautiful and vey well captured.

6 Feb 2008 2:11pm

Carson from Portland, United States

Sheesh...this is simply spectacular! :)

6 Feb 2008 2:45pm

Fred from Easton PA, United States

Very impressive !
the highlights are brilliant

6 Feb 2008 3:37pm

danthro from Suburbia, United States

beautiful yet again. love the color too.

6 Feb 2008 4:50pm

Laurie from New Jersey, United States

Excellent work.

6 Feb 2008 5:18pm

Babul Bhatt from Bombay, India

Beautiful and very clear shot... I did watch this on 2nd Feb early sunrise as well...

6 Feb 2008 6:52pm

Still from France

Spectacular image again!

6 Feb 2008 7:28pm

amy from Rocky Mountain House, Canada

Excellent, Craig!! Down right incredible!!

6 Feb 2008 7:44pm

baobab from Cambridge, United States

Beautiful shot!

6 Feb 2008 10:16pm

Images by KC Photography from Redmond, United States

Wow, gorgeous shot!

6 Feb 2008 10:31pm

Gary from Cochise County, United States

Nice work. Again.

6 Feb 2008 11:50pm

Photographs by M.E. from Encino, United States

Such a beautiful image, Craiger! It has a fairytale feeling yet very real real, too... I hope that made sense. :)

7 Feb 2008 2:03am

Jen from Alpharetta, United States

I never thought a triangle could be sooooo incredibly gorgeous!

7 Feb 2008 2:04am

Sidney from Manila, Philippines

Wow! That is beautiful...
A nice combination of stars and moon!

7 Feb 2008 2:22am

Klo from SF Bay Area, California, United States

Very impressive shot. Great composition, I love the moon on the bottom.

8 Feb 2008 6:27pm

Oswegan from Lake Oswego, United States

That's really cool.

9 Feb 2008 1:32am

bill from Westminster, United States

very cool

21 Feb 2008 5:15am

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ISO 80
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