The bewildered netizens are busy sharing the images of spectacular show in the sky that they have snapped using their cameras in various social network platforms.
Venus and Mars were visible during the nighttime and their positions give rise to a startling sight to behold.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has stated that the two planets have not been on this proximity since 2008. The two planets’ rare planetary alignment (a.k.a. conjunction) could be seen well from the western horizon for from February 19 up to February 21.
NASA says that the beautiful Venus which pales in comparison with Earth in terms of size was brighter and more visible than Mars.