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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solar_eclipse

As seen from the Earth, a solar eclipse is a type of eclipse that occurs when the Moon passes between the Sun and Earth, and the Moon fully or partially blocks ...

starchild.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/StarChild/questions/question6.html

During a total eclipse, the Moon completely covers our view of the Sun. A total eclipse is only visible from a narrow strip (about 150 km wide) of the Earth's ...

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What Is a Solar Eclipse? Sometimes when the moon orbits Earth, it moves between the sun and Earth. When this happens, the moon blocks the light of the sun ...

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Apr 12, 2017 ... A solar eclipse can only take place at the phase of new moon, when the moon passes directly between the sun and Earth and its shadows fall ...

www.mreclipse.com/Special/SEprimer.html

Sep 19, 2014 ... An eclipse of the Sun (or solar eclipse) can only occur at New Moon when the Moon passes between Earth and Sun. If the Moon's shadow ...

www.mreclipse.com/Special/LEprimer.html

Sep 22, 2014 ... It includes a preview to upcoming eclipses of the Moon. ... Geometry of the Sun, Earth and Moon During an Eclipse of the Moon Earth's two ...

stardate.org/nightsky/eclipses

Solar eclipses result from the Moon blocking the Sun relative to the Earth; thus Earth, Moon and Sun all lie on a line. Lunar eclipses work the same way in a ...

www.comoeclipse.com/what-is-an-eclipse.html

‚ÄčAs seen from the Earth, a solar eclipse is a type of eclipse that occurs when the Moon passes between the Sun and Earth, and the Moon fully or partially blocks ...

www.exploratorium.edu/eclipse/why-eclipses-happen

A total solar eclipse is a cosmic coincidence with stunning visual effects for viewers on Earth. When the moon passes in front of the sun and blocks it completely, ...

www.astronomy.ohio-state.edu/~pogge/Ast161/Unit2/eclipses.html

Lecture 9: Eclipses of the Sun & Moon. Key Ideas: Lunar Eclipses. Moon passes through the Earth's shadow; Total, Partial, & Penumbral lunar eclipses.