Triple Conjunction in Sicily

The Moon meets Venus and Jupiter, in a rare close conjunction/occultation on 2008 December 1, as seen above the magnificent Concordia temple in the World Heritage Site of Agrigento; a city on the southern coast of Sicily, Italy. Agrigento is renowned as the site of the ancient Greek city of Akragras which established around 582-580 BC. As noted by the photographer Elias Chasiotis ">

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