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2005-Jul-22, 03:29 PM
SUMMARY: Karen Breytenbach took this picture of the moon and Jupiter on the 13th of July from Johannesburg, South Africa. Karen used digital Nikon Coolpix8700, mounted on a tripod, set on night landscape mode with maximum zoom.

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Mark Elliott
2005-Jul-25, 07:11 AM
I am from Durban South Africa and also noticed the close allignment of the moon and jupiter, did anyone also notice when looking with your naked eye how jupiter seemed to be bobbing around, I have to assume this is an optical illusion with the bright moon.