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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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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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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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