Mercury to pass across middle of sun Monday in rarity
Sunday, 10 November 2019 Washington (UPI) Nov 8, 2019
For only the third time in 100 years, the planet Mercury will pass across the middle of the sun on Monday morning. A Mercury transit - 36 millions from the sun - won't been seen from North American for another 30 years and anywhere until 2032, according to NASA. Beginning at 7:35 a.m. EDT, Mercury will pass from one side of the sun to the other. It will last more about 5 1/2 ho
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..