City glow threatens to swallow Milky Way

Conjunction over Lake Ballard

Over 70km from Western Australia's main city, Perth, the excess glow from street and other lights swallows the setting Milky Way.

Planets, Pleiades and Moon over Lake Ballard

Conjunction over Lake Ballard

In July 2012 Venus and Jupiter aligned with the Pleiades and Moon over Lake Ballard, Western Australia.

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