Last evening there was a velvety-silken, warm, very light breeze and a stillness that I felt I could scoop up with a big spoon and spread on my bread.
In the twilight (9 pm PST) the Crescent Moon and Venus were shining in the western sky above the last subtle hues of the sunset. I took some shots with my hand-held little camera and these are the results:
Moon and Venus Dancing
At the bottom are street lights and car lights. Click on an image to enlarge.
- Crescent Moon to pair closely with Venus on September 8 (dnaindia.com)
- Dramatic pairing of moon with Venus after sunset September 8 (earthsky.org)
- See Venus and the Moon Together in the Sky on September 8 (universetoday.com)