1882 Transit of Venus

Venus is seen as a small dot, as it transits the Sun. This photo was taken in 1882 by the US Naval Observatory.

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U.S. Naval Observatory

About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Id:opo0138b
Type:Artwork
Release date:27 November 2001, 19:00
Size:500 x 500 px

About the Object

Name:Venus
Type:• Solar System : Planet : Special Cases : Transiting
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