Tuesday, June 05, 2012

Venus neareth

Venus as seen by the sun-observing satellite SOHO.  In this picture, the sun is blocked by a disk, and the white circle indicates the location of the Sun.  The trails on either side of Venus are artifacts - the planet is so bright, it dazzles the camera.  Image Credit: ESA/NASA
The planet Venus is only four hours away from its date crossing the face of the Sun.  Here are some last minute links and reminders:


  1. Anonymous7:43 AM

    very interesting site!
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  2. Very informative & interesting. Thanks