Transit of Venus, 1874.

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Astronomy.—This coming Tuesday, December 8th, that is the day that astronomers around the world will be looking through their Telescopes to watch Venus [Ukali]¹ pass before the face of the Sun. The time to watch around the world is not the same.

¹Ukali i usually associated with Mercury and not Venus.

[Don’t forget! If you are going to be checking out the transit tomorrow, wear those protective glasses made specifically for watching the sun!!]

(Kuokoa, 12/5/1874, p. 2)

Kilo Hoku.

Ka Nupepa Kuokoa, Buke XIII, Helu 49, Aoao 2. Dekemaba 5, 1874.

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