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The Solar Dynamic Observatory's view of Venus passing in front of the sun. The near-seven-hour passage began shortly after 10pm BST on Tuesday in parts of North America, Central America and the northern part of South America.
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Venus Transit Across The SunIN SPACE - JUNE 5: In this handout image provided by NASA, the SDO satellite captures a ultra-high definition image of the Transit of Venus across the face of the sun at on June 5, 2012 from space. The last transit was in 2004 and the next pair of events will not happen again until the year 2117 and 2125. (Photo by SDO/NASA via Getty
The planet Venus made a slow transit across the face of the sun on Tuesday, the last such passing that will be visible from Earth for 105 years. Read more: http://www.upi.com/News_Photos/Features/Venus-transits-across-the-Sun/6717/#ixzz1xDKOLo9K