Venus Transit From Arctic and Australia Shows Parallax | Video
By Steve Spaleta, Space.com Senior Producer |
In this superimposed view: Upper Venus = Canberra, Australia and Lower Venus = Svalbard ( Arctic) the planet appears on two different paths. June 5, 2012 was the last time Venus will cross the face of the Sun (as seen from Earth) in our lifetimes.
credit : Pérez Ayúcar/Breitfellner/Lightcurve Films