2012 Venus Transit

June 5, 2012 Transit of Venus

The last transit of Venus until the year 2117 was viewed under clear skies by a large crowd of  folks in our community at the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce. 

 

See this presentation for more details and an explanation about the Venus transit.

 

See Astronomy Club of Asheville member Tim Barnwell’s
2012 Venus transit images below.

Venus transit TB1
Venus transit TB2
Venus transit TB31

See Astronomy Club of Asheville member Knox Worde’s
2012 Venus transit images below.

Venus Transit KW1
Venus Transit KW2
Venus Transit KW3

Venus Transit KW5
Venus Transit KW6