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The Moon, the Sun, and Venus

The Moon, the Sun, and Venus

NASA / Naval Research Laboratory

The Moon, the Sun, and Venus
This is one of the most widely-seen images from the Clementine mission to the moon in the 1990s: the Moon eclipsing the Sun, with the planet Venus shining brightly nearby.

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. For uses not allowed by that license, contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder: Bill Dunford

Original image data dated on or about April 1, 1994

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