Location of photoThe Marathon side of the Pigeon Key Bridge, Florida Keys
Date/Time of photo6/5/12, 5:40 AM EDT
EquipmentEOS 5D Markll, A canon EF 70-200 f2.8 with a 2x. On a tripod.
IOS 1600, f5.6, 1/15 sec.
Description This is a photo of Venus transiting the sun, June 5, 2012. The Florida Keys Astronomy Club put on a public viewing event for the crossing. This is one of the few times that sun showed itself and the clouds did not hide Venus.