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View at EarthSky Community Photos. | Krishnan Subramanian in Nerul Navi Mumbai, India, wrote on March 3, 2019: “Beautiful morning sky here. We can see Venus and moon shining brightly in the sky.” Thank you, Krishnan!
View at EarthSky Community Photos. | Idriss Dhoparee was in Chemin Grenier, Mauritius, when he caught this beautiful image of the moon and brightest planet, Venus, on March 2, 2019. Thank you, Idriss!
View at EarthSky Community Photos. | Dr Ski in Valencia, Philippines, caught the moon below Saturn on March 2, 2019. “I waited for clouds to temper the moon’s glare,” he wrote.
Steven A. Sweet of the Facebook page Lunar 101-Moon Book caught this image of the moon, Saturn and Venus on March 1, 2019. He’s in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.
“Jupiter, moon, Saturn, Venus and me at -18 C,” wrote Steven A. Sweet of the Facebook page Lunar 101-Moon Book. He captured this image on the morning of February 28, 2019. Thanks, Steven!
Beautiful shot of the planets and moon on the morning of February 28 from Claire L. Shickora in Casa Grande, Arizona.
View at EarthSky Community Photos. | Moon and morning planets on February 27, 2019, from Kaliannan Shanmugasundaram in Soeng Sang Town, Thailand. See the photo above to see how the moon moved over the course of a few days. Thank you, Kaliannan.
Bottom line: Photos of the moon’s sweep past the morning planets – Venus, Saturn, Jupiter – in late February and early March 2019.