Mars, Venus and a Crescent Moon in the twilight hours.
I didn't need a telescope to capture this image of Mars, Venus and the moon last night.
These three object were exceptionally close to each other on Tuesday night in a rare celestial treat called a conjunction.
A Guide to Observing and Photographing the 2017 Solar Eclipse: by Jerry Lodriguss
On Monday August 21, 2017, the Moon will block out the the light from surface of the Sun, revealing one of the most amazing sights in all of nature, the solar corona, our Sun's outer atmosphere.