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A drone flies in the foreground of the partial solar eclipse in Vienna, Austria.
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March 20, 2015 The eclipse, total in some areas far north and partial for many others, lasted about 2 1/2 hours and was visible from South America to Asia.
An annular solar eclipse is seen over Myanmar on Jan. 15, 2010 as the moon crossed the sun's path, blocking everything but a narrow, blazing rim of light.
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May 18, 2012 Sunday will bring an annular solar eclipse to the western U.S. When the moon passes in front of the sun, it will appear to have a ring of fire burning around it.
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