Venus, Jupiter and the Moon This Morning, August 14, 2012

After rain yesterday and early morning fog today, the bright Morning Stars Venus and Jupiter, along with the moon, appear in the image above made during morning twilight at 5:25 a.m. CDT from the Chicago area.

The moon is below the brilliant planet Venus with bright planet Jupiter above.

Watch the planetary pair in the morning sky throughout this month. Read more about Venus as a Morning Star.  For our monthly sky watching posting, click here.  (Click the image to see it larger.)

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