See the moon and planets low in the west August 12, courtesy NASA/JPL-Caltech
The view from Earth – the planetary lineup in orbital perspective courtesy NASA’s Solar System Simulator, courtesy NASA/JPL-Caltech
Mars and moon imaged same day with same equipment (in 2005) courtesy Jim Keen
A trio of planets, without the moon August 7, [...]
Size comparison of Mars (at closest and furthest approach) and the moon
See Mars and the moon near one another in mid August
2010 marks the eighth annual return of 2003′s Mars In August email.
The email always says something about Mars appearing as large as the moon, but there are annual variations to the [...]