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NASA's ACRIMSAT Observes Venus Transit
Target: VenusMission: ACRIMSATSpacecraft: ACRIMSAT SatelliteInstrument: ACRIM3 ID#: PIA15820
Observations of the total solar irradiance made with the ACRIM3 instrument on NASA's ACRIMSAT satellite on June 5 and 6, 2012, tracked the effect of the transit of Venus, which lasted about six hours.
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Active Cavity Irradiance Monitor Satellite (ACRIMSAT) Artist's Concept
Mission: ACRIMSAT ID#: PIA18157
Artist's concept of NASA's Active Cavity Radiometer Irradiance Monitor satellite, or ACRIMSAT, was launched in December 1999.