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Nikkor 80-200mm f/2.8D ED AF
1s f/4.0 at 80.0mm iso200
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Great photos on your site. Since you've shown that you keep track of Venus-Moon occultations, perhaps you know about how often it happens. Every year? Every 10 years? My reason for asking: I'm doing research on an ancient Mesopotamian myth which I think is an allegory of a series of celestial events. The eclipsing of Venus by the Moon could be an important part of the myth, IF it doesn't happen too often.
Thanks for any input.
Calif. Polytechnic State University