Mercury's False Moon: The Mercury/Mars Planetary Conjunction this Weekend - Universe Today
[/caption] The history of astronomy is littered with astronomical objects in the solar system that have fallen to the wayside. These include fleeting sightings of Venusian moons, inter-mercurial planets, and even secondary moons of the Earth. While none of these observations ever amounted to true discoveries, this weekend gives observers and astrophotographers a unique chance … Continue reading "Mercury’s False Moon: The Mercury/Mars Planetary Conjunction this Weekend"
Post to Tumblr