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Transit of Venus leaflet less than 10 second question - Transit of Venus is a rare astronomical phenomenon. It has or will occur in the following years: 1631, 1639, 1761, 1769, 1874, 1882, 2004, 2012, 2117 ... When will the next one occur after 2117?

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    Guess: 2125

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    Parth is quicker. The transit happens in 8-year pairs, except for sometimes it happens in singles, but that happens only rarely, the last one I think was 1300s

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    After 2012, the next transits of Venus will be in December 2117 and December 2125.

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    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transit_of_Venus

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    google = spoil the question !!!

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    If you mean medal, I gave him

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    @Callisto plxx help http://openstudy.com/study?signup#/updates/4fcf30a1e4b0c6963ada2961

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    FYI, From the 16th to 30th century, transit of Venus always occur in the same pair are 8 years apart, the time interval between consecutive pairs alternates between 105.5 years and 121.5 years.

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