Mars Meet Its Ancient Rival
Taken by Jeff Dai on September 20, 2014 @ Mount Balang, Sichuan, China
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  Camera Used: Canon Canon EOS 6D
Exposure Time: 38/1
Aperture: f/2.8
ISO: 3200
Date Taken: 2014:09:22 23:26:29
 
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Looking southwest in the evening sky, The central bulge of our Milky Way Galaxy set over Mount Balang in Sichuan province of China. but a conspicuous pair of ruddy objects grab my attention the most.Red planet Mars is moving on the way to pair it’s ancient rival, the red supergiant star Antares. The pair two evenings let me associate with the ancient Greek story.
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very beautiful photograph, thanks for a keen observtion!
Posted by markbuxton 2014-09-24 17:44:23
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