Mercury Transit: Spacecraft's 'Rainbow Of Filters' Delivers Phenomenal Views | Video

NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) captures the Sun in many wavelengths to study its intricacies. One of the added benefits is the delivery of incredible views of rare planetary transits. On May 9, 2016, Mercury traversed the face of the Sun - and we've combined SDO's imagery haul. Full Mercury Transit Coverage

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