for the Transit of Venus
Astronomy event of June 8, 2004
Do not look directly at the sun.
These telescopes have special protective filters for sun viewing.
Telescope watching the rising sun
Black spot on right is Venus traveling across the face of the sun
Jon observes the transit through Meade telescope
Telescopes of the Ford Amateur Astronomy Club gathered on Mount Trashmore
Next Transit of Venus 2012
Other astronomy photos
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