Sun  Planets and Moons  ID: 4461

Mercury Transit 2016 from SDO/HMI

Mercury transit, from May 9, 2016, as seen by the HMI telescope on Solar Dynamics Observatory.

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Tom Bridgman (Global Science and Technology, Inc.): Lead Visualizer
Laurence Schuler (ADNET Systems, Inc.): Technical Support
Ian Jones (ADNET Systems, Inc.): Technical Support
Genna Duberstein (USRA): Producer
William D. Pesnell (NASA/GSFC): Lead Scientist
Barbara Thompson (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
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SDO/HMI/Continuum also referred to as: SDO Continuum
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Mercury Transit 2016

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