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Saquarema, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Nikon CoolPix P900 camera
PhotoScape to reduce noise
The photos show Mercury and Jupiter (1.4° apart) shortly before setting over the Southwestern horizon at dusk. Much dimmer Saturn (at 1.7° altitude) could not be seen due to severe atmospheric extinction. The photos were taken at 19:13 (UT-3h) with a Nikon CoolPix P900 camera.