Transit of Mercury

The weather was not great - lots of cloud and even a rain shower, but some images were taken.

Transit started at 12:35UT. There was a lucky gap in the clouds.

A few minutes later:


Clearer sky:

After the shower of rain:

Last image before the Sun dropped over the rooftops:

18th November

Nova AT 2019rsi (discovered October 2nd) is still hanging on - now magnitude 18.7.

AT 2019pih, discovered 2019/08/29.944by Emmanuel Conseil,  has rebrightened - now mag. 17.9
(White markers)
Close by is AT 2019 uky, discovered 2019-11-08 04:40:34 (red markers)