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Lunar Transit has Passed

21 Feb 2012, 17:30 UTC
Lunar Transit has Passed
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Here is an image of the Sun as the Moon moves off the limb at 1427 UTC (0947 am ET) today. It was a fairly shallow transit, but the Moon covered a bright active region. This caused a dip in the EVE output and may allow scientists to calibrate the energy emitted by the active region.

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