Transit of Venus - June 5, 2012

Venus in transit across the Sun - June 5, 2012 - Click on this image to return to the smaller version of the image

June 5, 2012 Transit of Venus

This is a large version of one of the images I took of the 2012 transit of Venus. This image was taken with a ToUcam webcam on a Coronado Instruments SolarMax 60 H-alpha 60mm refractor mounted piggyback on a Takahashi NJP mount carrying a Takahashi FS-128 refractor. Click here to return to the smaller version of this image.

This image was published on the website for Fox 10 News in Phoenix, Arizona, and on the Sky & Telescope website. This image was also published on the website for ABC 15 News in Phoenix, Arizona.

The Sun & Venus
June 5, 2012
Image by Sid Leach
Scottsdale, Arizona

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