Close Pairing of Venus and Mars
For Philippine Observers:
Venus and Mars will appear close to each other on September 11 to 13. Mars will be less than 1° from Venus for three days.
Take note that Venus is brighter than Mars.
Mercury is also visible and is 3-4° away from the two planets.
Look out for the planets in the western sky after sunset around 6:30 to 7:00 pm.