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Object Venus Transit 2012 Closeup

Transit of Venus across the face of the sun, along with a few large groups of sunspots, from our front yard in Homer, Alaska on June 5, 2012.

This is a closeup of venus and a large sunspot group.

Scope C8
Camera Canon EOS t3i modified
Mount Meade LXD55
Filters Thousand Oaks white light solar filter
Exposure Info Single image
Date June 5, 2012
Copyright Photo copyright Thomas Kerns, Beluga Lake Observatory