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Photographer:

Lefty

Email:

tigersatcoors@yahoo.com

Location of Photo:

Cape Hatteras North Carolina

Date/Time of photo:

Jun 5 7:05pm EST

Equipment:

Meade Etx 105 With Homemade Solar Filter and Canon T1i DSLR

Description:

I have been waiting 34 years for this Transit and brought the baby telescope to Cape Hatteras North Carolina (Outer Banks) on family Vacation. CLouds cleared up with 2 hours to spare. This photo clearly demonstrates the Tear drop Phenomena at Second Contact. We are only the seventh group to witness a transit of Venus in human hisory. WOW.

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