Discussion » Nonsense » Awareness and a reminder. Venus makes a rare trans

  • Rufus
    Rufus wrote:
    <p>It is a rare transit that happened last 2004, and will not happen again long after we are all dead (presumably) in 2117. Sorry in advance to any lurking Vampires.</p> <p>Check out this site for times and when you can see it <a href="http://www.transitofvenus.org/june2012/where-to-be">transitofvenus.org</a></p> <p>Go <a href="http://transitofvenus.nl/wp/where-when/local-transit-times/">here</a> to check the map for yourself. Just type Beijing, China in the empty bar above the map and hit "Locate". </p> <p>Bahh..just made it easier for you:</p> <p>Transit times 2012</p> <p>2号 Zhengyi Rd, Dongcheng, Beijing, China, 100006 67%</p> <p>ingress exterior</p> <p>Jun 6 06:10:05</p> <p>ingress interior</p> <p>Jun 6 06:27:43</p> <p>transit center</p> <p>Jun 6 09:29:45</p> <p>egress interior</p> <p>Jun 6 12:32:04</p> <p>egress exterior</p> <p>Jun 6 12:49:25</p> <p>Not sure if it is extra blinding to look at so be careful. The University of Toronto is giving out free "Viewing glasses" so there's probably a good chance you shouldn't stare too long haha.</p> <p>I hope it's a perfectly clear day in Beijing for it!</p>
  • 叮噹叔叔 (令狐叮噹)

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    Hahahahaha ... is U of Toronto taobao-ing those glasses? Can they send them in time?

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