Thursday, July 23, 2009

Why eclipse is happened?

Total Solar Eclipse & Path of TotalityA solar eclipse occurs when the moon passes between the Sun and the Earth so that the Sun is fully or partially covered. This can only happen during a new moon, when the Sun and Moon are in conjunction as seen from the Earth.

Diagram of solar eclipse (not to scale).
The diagram to the right shows the alignment of the Sun, Moon and Earth.

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