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Video: Partial Solar Eclipse As Seen From Space

Status Report From: Goddard Space Flight Center
Posted: Thursday, February 23, 2012



On February 21, 2012, the Moon moved in between NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) satellite and the Sun (seen here in extreme ultraviolet light) and produced a partial solar eclipse from space. The SDO team observed the lunar transit, which began at about 8.10 am EST and ended about 10 am EST.

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