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#1 Centaur

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Posted 19 November 2012 - 11:58 AM

Normally elusive Mercury has begun its finest apparition of the year as a morning star following its inferior conjunction between Earth and Sun on 2012 NOV 17. If you have not already, here’s your chance to finally see it! This apparition will conclude with the planet’s superior conjunction behind the Sun on 2013 JAN 18.

My detailed article describing Mercury’s morning apparition appears under the links for my related preview graphics at: www.CurtRenz.com/mercury

Photos and descriptions of Mercury during its current apparition would be welcome additions to this thread.

#2 Rick Woods

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Posted 20 November 2012 - 11:30 PM

Thanks, Curt!

#3 MrMxyzptlk

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Posted 22 November 2012 - 02:32 PM

I'm planing to observe Mercury on the morning of November 27 :) You know why on that particular morning :)

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Posted 11 December 2012 - 10:37 AM

so did you observe it?






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