Dawn’s Grande Finale: APOD June 4th 2011
After more than a month, the lovely lineup of four naked-eye planets in dawn skies is coming to a close.
Still, on May 31st a slender Moon joined the grouping along the eastern horizon for a final celestial performance, presented in this early morning scene from a beach near Buenos Aires, Argentina. A favorable view of the configuration in the southern hemisphere autumn, the photo was taken about 30 minutes before sunrise. In order from bottom to