|Early morning dog walkers got a visual treat last week
as bright stars and planets appeared to line up.
Pictured above, easily visible from left to right, were the
Pleiades open star cluster,
Venus, and the
Aldebaran, all seen before a starry background.
The image was taken from the
The glow of the rising Sun can be seen over the eastern horizon.
Jupiter and Venus will
continue to dazzle pre-dawn strollers all over planet Earth
for the rest of the month,
even now the
are seen projected away from the line connecting their distant stellar
(Las Campanas Observatory,
Carnegie Institution for Science)