Another person said: “If you’re up and about and have a clear sky, look to the north east and you’ll see a beautiful crescent Moon low in the sky, with a bright star beneath it.
“That star is actually the planet #Venus, and you’ll be hearing quite a lot about it later today, so go take a look…”
And another US-based stargazer said: “Hey #Denver if you look out East at the moon rising, that bright star below it rising up over the horizon now is Venus.
“If I could coax my body to cooperated go try to take pics. I can see the whole thing through my bedroom window.”