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Dr Ski
Valencia Observatory, central Philippines
03/14/2020
05:13 am

Equipment Details:

Canon EOS M100
40mm, f1. 8
6s@ISO250

Image Details:

First glimpse of Mercury's morning apparition.
Mercury is 10° above the horizon in Nautical twilight. By the time it reaches greatest Western elongation from the Sun (Mar24) it will be in Astronomical twilight at this altitude (much easier to image). Before that date it will get a visit from the Crescent Moon.