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Venus

Anyone get a good view?
Between clouds with the aid of an arc-welding mask and a telescope, can claim to have seen it, but just looks like sun-spots to me.
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Re: Venus

This is the best view
NASA | SDO's Ultra-high Definition View of 2012 Venus Transit
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=4Z9rM8ChTjY
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Re: Venus

Also some good pics on C4 News tonight.  Apparently it was visible on Blackheath Common.
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Re: Venus

Amazing solar imagery in Jim's link Smiley

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Re: Venus

I'd like to echo Strat's comment to Jim. Makes you wonder why earthbound folk struggle to watch it as it happens with superb imagery like that.
Never mind Venus, they are some tremendous shots of the Sun in different "lights" and filters.
Well posted Jim thank you.
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