Energy and Environment Reporting for Texas

Last Transit Of Venus Across The Sun Seen From Southern California

ORANGE, CA – JUNE 5: The transit of Venus involves the planet Venus crossing in front of the sun. The last time it was seen in California was 1882 and the next pair of events will not happen again until the year 2117 and 2125. The transit of Venus across the sun has been seen only seven times since the telescope was invented. ()


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