Venus transits the solar corona (+video)
Published in Sky&Telescope 140(4), 11 (October issue) in 2020
A.G. de Wijn and G.P. Können
We recorded the passing of Venus over the solar corona during its very narrow inferior conjunction of 3 June 2020. The instrument used was the K-Cor coronagraph situated at Mauna Loa Observatory (Hawaii). silhouette of Venus. The movement of the silhouette of Venus across the corona is shown in two time-lapse movies and four stills. See