Photo Gallery:Transit of Venus (June 2012)
Transit of Venus (June 2012)
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LocationMontevenere (Bologna Italy)
Date2012/06/06 03:45 U.T.
Equipmentcanon powershot g9 and binocular celestron bigbino 15x70
DescriptionJupiter with Io? No, the Sun with Venus!
DateJune 5, 2012 @ 6:21pm
EquipmentCanon 550D 55-250mm
DescriptionThe last Venus transit of a lifetime.
LocationRamona Airport, Ramona CA
Date6/5/2012 3:24 PDT
EquipmentCelestron C-6 NGT, Canon 40D at prime focus, off-center solar filter of Baader Astro Filter material
DescriptionTransit of Venus, 2012, Contact II
DateJune 5, 2012, 5:22 pm
EquipmentTasco 28TZB X12 mounted on triport Sony A33 , Tamron 28-300mm on 70mm, f/13 1/160 sec
DescriptionTasco 28TZB projected the image on white board, Sony A33 , Tamron 28-300mm on 70mm, f/13 1/160 sec, ISO-100
Location20km , near shahrood , iran
Date7.17.am , 6/6/2012
Equipment8inches sky watcher Telescope with EQ% mount,Canon 500D , prime focus
Descriptionthis is venus transit at 7.17AM in my friend's hand , easily we could see from this view . BUT DO NOT SEE IT FROM TELESCOPE WITHOUT ANY SUN FILTERS!!
Equipment6 inch newtonian telscope with olympus T-100 camera
DescriptionVenus transit with cloud filter- as seen from Pune- India where sky was over cast with light drizzling. Clouds opened narrow window to show transit event. Photo was taken without filter but with reduced telescope aperture by masking telescope opening.
DateJune 5, 2012 4:00 p.m. PDT
EquipmentProjected image from a 60 mm Refractor; photo taken with iPhone
DescriptionWas holding the white board with one hand and the iPhone in the other. Capturing the blue sky behind the board wasn't planned but added a nice contrast to the solar image.
LocationTiglieto near Genoa, Italy
Date06/06/2012 03:58 UT
EquipmentMeade ETX90 on Celestron AS-GT Nikon D300 Unfiltered
DescriptionVenus Transit at sunrise through high and low clouds. Awful seeing, beautiful sight.
DateJune 5, 2012 6:40 PM EDT
EquipmentNikon 200D Camera; Nikon 28-300 (250) Aspherical IF Lens
DescriptionJune 5, 2012 Solar Transit of Venus peaks through the clouds in Wilmington, Delaware
Date6/5/12 at 3:25 PM
EquipmentTelescope is 80 mm WO triplet with Astraozap white light filter. Camera Canon 5D MarkII. Mount Pentax MS3n