Eclipses and transits

Harrington, Phil
May 2003
Astronomy;May2003, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p88
Discusses how there will be a solar and lunar eclipse in May of 2003. Suggestion that smaller telescopes should be used to view lunar eclipses; Changes in color as the partial eclipse becomes full; Observations of the transits of Mercury; Alignment of the planets.


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