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Windows 7: Solar Eclipse this Weekend

16 May 2012   #1
Anak

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Solar Eclipse this Weekend

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On Sunday, May 20th, the Moon will pass in front of the sun, transforming sunbeams across the Pacific side of Earth into fat crescents and thin rings of light.1 It's an annular solar eclipse, in which the Moon will cover as much as 94% of the sun. Hundreds of millions of people will be able to witness the event. The eclipse zone stretches from southeast Asia across the Pacific Ocean to western parts of North America

In the United States, the eclipse begins around 5:30 pm PDT. For the next two hours, a Moon-shaped portion of the sun will go into hiding. Greatest coverage occurs around 6:30 pm PDT.

Source: Solar Eclipse this Weekend - NASA Science
Unfortunately for my location here in Pennsylvania I am too far from the path.


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