Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Planets over Cumbria: Moon, Mercury, Venus, and Saturn

Planets over Cumbria: Moon, Mercury, Venus, and Saturn
Planets over Cumbria: Moon, Mercury, Venus, and Saturn Near dawn on December 8, 2012, Stuart Atkinson caught Mercury, Venus, Saturn, and the Moon near the horizon. All four were then being orbited by spacecraft: MESSENGER, Venus Express, Cassini, Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, and GRAIL. Stuart Atkinson

Here is another version without the Moon, and an annotated version. From unmannedspaceflight.com.

Planets over Cumbria
Planets over Cumbria A view shot on December 8, 2012 takes in Mercury, Venus, and Saturn poised in the sky above the dawnlit horizon. Stuart Atkinson
Planets over Cumbria (annotated)
Planets over Cumbria (annotated) Stuart Atkinson

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