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Venus in transit – ABQ, NM – 6/5/12

Transits of Venus are among the rarest of predictable astronomical phenomena.  They occur in a pattern that presently repeats every 243 years, with pairs of transits eight years apart separated by long gaps of 121.5 years and 105.5 years. Here’s the official NASA website with more images and mp4 video.

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