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    Jun 6, 2012

    20 Amazing Photos Of The Transit Of Venus

    Yesterday, Venus passed in front of the sun, which won't happen again for 105 years. In case you missed it, here's what it looked like.

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    i.imgur.com / Via reddit.com

    A redditor described how he got this shot:

    "Venus in transit today, telescope tracking the Sun, light in focus coming out of it's 25mm eyepiece, projected onto my hand or paper or anything really, photo of my hand with a camera."

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    NASA / Getty Images

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    KIM KYUNG-HOON / Reuters

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