Partial solar eclipse 2019: The Earth revolves around the Sun and the Moon revolves around the Earth. They are aligned perfectly only a fraction of times, otherwise you would have seen an eclipse once every month.
Solar Eclipse 2018: A partial solar eclipse is set to occur on February 15, which will be visible in certain paths of the Southern Hemisphere. Here are the details, date and timings about the Solar eclipse.
Weather predictions for Monday were iffy -- with clouds and scattered thunderstorms predicted through the hours when the eclipse is due, from the moment when the moon first obscures a small arc of the sun, to totality, and through the end of the whole cosmic viewing experience.
A diverse collection of work by mythologists has shown that the connections between eclipse and mythological figures like demons existed across races and cultures and are to date, commonly followed by mankind across the world.
Getting ready to watch the solar eclipse? Bring a sweater along with those special glasses because the mercury could dip as the moon’s shadow crosses the land. Millions of Americans across a 70-mile-wide (113-kilometer) corridor from Oregon to South Carolina will see the sky darken on August 21.
When the light from this crescent sun passes through the atmosphere of the Earth, it manifests itself as rapidly changing bright and dark bands. These are called shadow bands. Paranjpye will try to video record these bands,” stated an official release issued on Wednesday.
Holy men from Nepal and India come to Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu to take part in the Maha Shivaratri festival; Activists participate in a march to mark International Women's Day in San Salvador.