Daily cosmobite: Venus and the Moon

5_Venus and the Moon on 6 December 2013_Sky GuideThe bright planet Venus is low in the western sky each evening. Through a telescope it now appears as a large crescent that is becoming thinner each evening. Tonight the crescent Moon is below Venus, while on Friday evening it is above and to the right or north of the planet.

Venus and the Moon on 6 December. Courtesy 2014 Australasian Sky Guide

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