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A photographer checks the focus of his camera for the August 21, 2017 Total Solar Eclipse from Bandit Springs, Oregon. A total solar eclipse occurs when the Moon, in its orbit around the Earth, moves in front of the Sun, completely blocking the light of the Sun's photosphere. The narrow path on the Earth where the Moon's umbral shadow falls experiences a total solar eclipse.
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