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Hinode Satellite - Solar Eclipse

Credit: Hinode/XRT
On Jan. 4, 2011, the moon passed in front of the sun in a partial solar eclipse - as seen from parts of Earth. Here, the joint Japanese-American Hinode…Read More »





satellite captured the same breathtaking event from space. The unique view created what's called an annular solar eclipse.    Less «
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