So we’ve seen (well I haven’t as it was cloudy) the last Venus Transit until 2117. Here are some of the pretty incredible photos taken by astronomers across the globe.
They give a grand sense of scale on the enormity of the solar system. (Oh, there’s a fantastic video at the bottom too!)
- 2012 Venus Transit (Photos & Videos) (theepochtimes.com)
- Venus Makes Rare Transit Across The Sun (1037litefm.radio.com)
- How could I NOT post this Venus transit picture? (blogs.discovermagazine.com)
- Interloper of the Venus Transit (blogs.discovermagazine.com)