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Old 06-06-2012   #1
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Venus transits the sun



Did someone manage to see the transit of the Venus today?

I did! :D
Had to get up at 4:47 in the morning to have a chance to see it but it was totally worth it.
The innards of an old floppy disk was used as filter for my camera to take that photo ^_^

It was the last transit of the Venus for the next 105 years.

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Re: Venus transits the sun

I'll get the next one.
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Re: Venus transits the sun

Venus is such a drama queen.
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Re: Venus transits the sun

I didn't know about it until now :-( I need to own an ephemeris and a telescope.
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Re: Venus transits the sun

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Venus is such a drama queen.
Oh yea, she is. She managed to be in all the news with her behavior. *shakes head*
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Re: Venus transits the sun

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Oh yea, she is. She managed to be in all the news with her behavior. *shakes head*
She sure is hot though.

Not like Mercury, who is so warm half the time and cold as ice the other half.
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Re: Venus transits the sun

..or like Jupiter who is full of ..*ahem* gas.
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Re: Venus transits the sun

But Jupiter liked Saturn so much he put a ring on it.
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Re: Venus transits the sun

Neptune left it cold..
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Re: Venus transits the sun

inb4 someone makes an anal joke about uranus. (which I normally pronounce as "yer-uh-nus")
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