Thursday, October 23, 2014

Partial Solar Eclipse Visible in Phoenix This Afternoon

Staff Writer, Nathaniel Diaz
Astronomy / Astrophysics 

During this partial solar eclipse, the Moon covers only parts of the Sun, as seen from Phoenix. As the central part of the Moon's shadow (umbra) misses the Earth during a partial solar eclipse, there are no other locations on Earth where the Sun appears completely covered during this event.

Here is the breakdown of time and events:

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