Qatar witnesses 'annular' partial solar eclipse

Qatar witnesses 'annular' partial solar eclipse

Pakistan is going to witness a solar eclipse early in the morning today i.e. on June 21 and would be visible in some cities across the country. Lunar eclipses are visible from about half of the Earth's surface. In an annular eclipse, the moon covers the Sun only partially, thus the outer edges of the Sun will remain visible to the stargazers when the eclipse is at the peak. This year, the Tamil Nadu Science and Technology Centre has not made arrangements for people to view the partial solar eclipse in Chennai. If you're planning to document the eclipse with any photo equipment, there are special solar filters that can be added to make sure the remaining ring of sunlight doesn't affect your vision. 5.

This eclipse coincided with the summer solstice - the northern hemisphere's longest day of the year.

An overcast sky didn't deter enthusiasts in India with the partial eclipse also visible in the New Delhi sky.

Next is a total solar eclipse that would occur on December 14, which will not be visible in India as it will occur during the night in the country.

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Image viat Twiter @zerihuntweets

Also known as Surya Grahan, the solar eclipse is a phenomenon when the moon, the earth and the sun come in a straight line and the moon comes between the sun and the earth.

The situation started changing with such concerted efforts, and subsequent total solar eclipses have witnessed a sea change in the mindset of the people at large.

Sri Lanka closed its planetarium to prevent a gathering of amateur astronomers due to the coronavirus outbreak, but live-streamed the celestial event on Facebook. The eclipse was indeed breathtaking and many citizens actually shared snippets of the event, scroll down to have a look! The safest way to observe an eclipse is indirectly, using a pinhole camera that can be easily made at home. 3. It was visible in Asia, Africa and Australia.

This is the second eclipse this season.

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