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Posts tagged “planets

Mercury Transit

Mercury, Sun, Sunspots, Planets, Solar System, Planet, Solar, Astronomy

On May 9th, the planet Mercury crossed in front of the sun.
This was the first time since 2006 that such a transit was visible from Earth.
Using my telescope and camera, I captured an image.
Also photographed were some sunspots.


The Moon…

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…during the day.


Walking on the Moon

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Today is the 45th Anniversary of Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin’s walk on the Moon.


NASA Discovers Planets

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NASA has discovered 750 new planets.
And, apparently, they counted the moon twice.
Go figure.