Jupiter, slightly less bright, is visible to the right of the moon.
The three objects form a rare triangle that will not be visible for years. Just step outside and look into the southern sky.
The photo above, taken by Robert Commagere, shows the conjunction visible above Kenter Canyon looking toward Malibu from Santa Monica.
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