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June 5, 2012
Image taken with a Takahashi FCT-150 six inch refractor with a Thousand Oaks Optical solar filter using a Canon EOS Digital Rebel camera.
The Venus transit was still in progress when the Sun set behind the mountains in Arizona. Eight years ago I traveled to Mauritius Island to view the 2004 transit, but I got to see the entire transit!