View from Venus
This NASA artist's conception of the view of the sun from Venus gives a better idea of the scorching hot viewing experience from that planet. Venus' carbon dioxide-infused atmosphere creates a mega greenhouse effect that keeps the surface temperature a sizzling 752 degrees Fahrenheit.
Have a look at CNET's additional transit of Venus gallery, including a few more action shots and a unique perspective from the Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles.
June 5, 2012 10:06 PM PDT
Photo by: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Conceptual Image Lab
| Caption by: Christopher MacManus
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