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Mercury transit 2019 – Planet passes in front of Sun in rare space event

The Argus Tuesday, 12 November 2019
MERCURY has transited across the Sun in an event that's only visible from Earth about 13 times a century.
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News video: Mercury Passes Across the Face of the Sun

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Mercury Passes Across the Face of the Sun. It is a rare event that will only happen 14 times this century. As seen from Earth, the planet Mercury will pass in front of the face of the Sun. This happens when Mercury, the Earth and the Sun are lined up precisely in three dimensions. Mercury's orbit...

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