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1509 days ago
Jay Pasachoff discussing the three transits(!) of Venus in 2012 at the final #DPS2012 press conference: they observed not only the one from Earth on June 6 (where they got 680,000 pictures from Halekala) but also one on Sep. 20 by monitoring Jupiter with Hubble (data analysis pending). And in December Cassini will watch one from Saturn's orbit.