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Total solar eclipse, composite image. Total solar eclipses occur when the Moon passes directly in front of the Sun. This composite of 67 images shows long extensions of the corona, the earthshine on the Moon, solar prominences, and stars up to magnitude 10. This total solar eclipse was observed near Novosibirsk, Russia, on 1 August 2008.
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