Mini Mercury skips across sun’s vast glare in rare transit
Mercury, center left, passes between Earth and the sun, Monday, Nov. 11, 2019, as seen from Lutherville-Timonium, Md. The solar system's smallest, innermost planet resembled a tiny black dot during the transit, which began at 7:35 a.m. EST. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
MARCIA DUNN, Associated Press
Originally Published: November 12, 2019 11:55 p.m.