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Venus Transit as Revealed in Space

Path of the Venus Transit

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Path of the Venus Transit

This image, snapped by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory, shows the path of the Venus transit. Venus crossed the northern hemisphere of the sun on June 5.

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