Astronomical topics and views of the night sky. Software and tips about telescopes, mounts, and digital astrocameras. Panagiotis Xipteras, an amateur astrophotographer, presents you amazing views of the planets, stars and galaxies.
A truly romantic view towards the Moon on Feb. 20th, 2015. The Goddess of beauty meets the war God. The hot inner planet Venus, best known for its hostile environment apparently floats next to cold outer planet Mars, the next step of the human civilization towards the stars.
Image 1: Venus and Mars next to Moon
Image 2: The triplet zoomed
It might be worth to know, that our Earth with all of us on it was floating somewhere in space between both planets few months ago! Wow!