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Enchanted Learning® Photoblog      Posted May 25, 2012   2:51 am

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Venus in its Crescent Phase, from Three Photos in One Evening
 
Venus in its Crescent Phase, from Three Photos in One Evening

Venus, in its crescent phase.

As of this photograph, taken May 24, 2012, the phase of Venus is waning: the visible crescent will be getting smaller and smaller until the day of the transit of Venus across the disk of the Sun.

Updated June 5, 2012: Here's a photo of the transit.
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Date taken: May 24, 2012
Place taken: Mercer Island, WA, USA
Mitchell Spector
Copyright ©2012 Enchanted Learning, LLC

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