Obscured by Clouds. The rough and ready blog of a cloud benighted biologist and amateur astronomer. Astroblog will cover my interests in astronomy, biology and Life, the Universe and Everything.
Tuesday, July 26, 2011
Mercury and Regulus in the Evening
Mercury and the bright Star Regulus (alpha Leonis) in the early evening sky. Left Image: Friday 22 July around 6:30 pm ACST, Regulus is the bright object near top left, Mercury is the bright object to the left and below Regulus. Right Image: Mercury and Regulus on Tuesday 26 July 6:30 pm ASCT, Mercury and Regulus are close together, left of centre. As always, click to embiggen.