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Scoop Reader Images: Transit Of Venus Photos

Scoop Reader Images: Transit Of Venus Photos

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Parts of New Zealand have seen the Sun for today's transit of Venus, and Scoop has received a photo or two.

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Bren Harrison says: Here's a shot I just took of Venus transiting the Sun from my deck in Waterview.

Bren Harrison:
Here's a shot I just took of Venus transiting the Sun from
my deck in Waterview.
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Helen Lawrence: Here are some photos I took of the transit of Venus from Auckland using a 114mm reflector telescope.

Helen Lawrence: Here are some photos I took of the transit of Venus from Auckland using a 114mm reflector telescope.
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Helen Lawrence: Here are some photos I took of the transit of Venus from Auckland using a 114mm reflector telescope.
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Helen Lawrence: Here are some photos I took of the transit of Venus from Auckland using a 114mm reflector telescope.
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Helen Lawrence: Here are some photos I took of the transit of Venus from Auckland using a 114mm reflector telescope.

And Christchurch's Apple Pie Design prepared this representation of a Transit of Venus for those who missing it due to cloud cover. "Put on the chains...":

Apple Pie Design:
Transit of Venus
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"Official" images of the eclipse and timelapse video from NASA are available at venustransit.gsfc.nasa.gov.

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