Flamsteed Astronomy Society

Transit of Venus 2012 Blackheath

June 6, 2012

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The transit just after 3rd contact

[Pic: Chris Warren]

Grey and the 90mm Coronado (don't forget to take the lens cap off!)

[Pic: Mike Dryland]

Sun just emerging from clouds in the final few minutes of the transit

[Pic: Pat Wainwright]

Frustration as the Sun remains stubbornly behind the clouds [Pic: Mike Dryland]

Jane and Marek pass the time whilst waiting for the skies to clear

[Pic: Mike Dryland]

Mike and Chris try to keep their spirits up despite the cloud

[Pic: Mike Dryland]