Moon-Mercury Conjunction Close-up

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July 19, 2001

This photo appears on the SpaceWeather.com site's Morning Planets Gallery.

Date: July 19, 2001
Time: 5:08am MST
Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Camera: Olympus OM-1 on fixed tripod
Film: Fuji Provia 100 slide
Lens: 600mm (200mm with 3X tele-extender)
Aperture: f/4 (effective f/11)
Exposure time: 1 second
Scanner: Nikon Coolscan LS-10E


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