Daytime occultation of Venus

Venus shortly after the daytime lunar occultation in the United States. (it was visible across all North America on December 7th)


By Stephen W. Ramsden, Atlanta

The telescopic view must have been pleasant. Note what a difference albedo makes!


by Kevin Jung

Visibility area of this occultation (between the blue ellipses). In Alaska and the Canadian northwest, it was on a dark sky.



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