The beautiful scenic of Mercury, Venus and Moon together up in the sky is seen once in a while. If you wish to see them then you got the perfect chance to have the glimpse of it from May 21 to May 25, where all these 3 will be dancing in the sunset skies.
So let me explain you how will this happen, the planets and moon, all are moving at relatively different speed and constantly changing position and this gives a very rare opportunity to see them together.
Currently, Mercury is getting its way to sun from behind and Venus is wavering between the sun and the earth. In our skies, after sunset, you will see Venus approaches to sunset horizon while mercury gets distant from it. On the night of May 21 and May 22, they will almost be near to each other as pass within 0.9 degree. And in this moment you will be able to see Venus’s thin crescent phase clearly through a pair of binoculars. Meanwhile, you will also notice mercury readily apparent.
After few nights, Venus inclines and mercury continues rising near the shining moon. After sunset, on 23rd, Venus and the Moon will be visible right after sunset. On 24th May you will see the moon make a close pass by mercury with Venus still visible closer to it. Mercury continues its rise until 4th of June. So, grab the perfect opportunity see them together glowing right in front of your eyes.