1 of 12
The "Midnight Eclipse" in Bodø, Norway with More Clouds
Credit: astro.viten.no/Inge Birkeli
In Bodø, Norway some transparent clouds made the partial solar eclipse of June 1-2, 2011, look more dramatic. Observed with a H-alpha filter, more details on the sun are visible. The rare "midnight eclipse" began on Thursday, June 2, 2011, but crossed the International Date Line to end on Wednesday, June 1.