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The Solar Eclipse in 15 Stunning Pictures

World | News18 | August 22, 2017, 10:03 am
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 A total eclipse with the 'diamond ring' effect is seen from South Mike Sedar Park on August 21, 2017 in Casper, Wyoming. Millions of people have flocked to areas of the U.S. that are in the 'path of totality' in order to experience a total solar eclipse. During the event, the moon will pass in between the sun and the Earth, appearing to block the sun. (Image: Getty Images)

A total eclipse with the 'diamond ring' effect is seen from South Mike Sedar Park on August 21, 2017 in Casper, Wyoming. Millions of people have flocked to areas of the U.S. that are in the 'path of totality' in order to experience a total solar eclipse. During the event, the moon will pass in between the sun and the Earth, appearing to block the sun. (Image: Getty Images)

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 Total Eclipse on Monday, August 21, 2017, at the Casper Convention Center in Casper, Wyoming. (Image: Getty Images)

Total Eclipse on Monday, August 21, 2017, at the Casper Convention Center in Casper, Wyoming. (Image: Getty Images)

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 Approximately 6,400 guests sailing onboard Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas were treated to a spectacular vantage point of the Great American Eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21, in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. The cruise line charted a course to an optimal spot along the eclipse's path of totality, where guests had unobstructed views of this once-in-a-lifetime celestial event. (Image: AP)

Approximately 6,400 guests sailing onboard Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas were treated to a spectacular vantage point of the Great American Eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21, in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. The cruise line charted a course to an optimal spot along the eclipse's path of totality, where guests had unobstructed views of this once-in-a-lifetime celestial event. (Image: AP)

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 The sun's corona as seen during the total solar eclipse on August 21, 2017, in St. Louis, MO. (Image: Getty Images)

The sun's corona as seen during the total solar eclipse on August 21, 2017, in St. Louis, MO. (Image: Getty Images)

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 The sun is eclipsed by the moon over top of the Empire State Building in New York City on August 21, 2017. (Image: Getty Images)

The sun is eclipsed by the moon over top of the Empire State Building in New York City on August 21, 2017. (Image: Getty Images)

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 In this NASA handout, The Moon is seen as it starts passing in front of the Sun during a solar eclipse August 21, 2017 from Ross Lake, Northern Cascades National Park, Washington. A total solar eclipse swept across a narrow portion of the contiguous United States from Lincoln Beach, Oregon to Charleston, South Carolina. A partial solar eclipse was visible across the entire North American continent along with parts of South America, Africa, and Europe. (Image: Getty Images)

In this NASA handout, The Moon is seen as it starts passing in front of the Sun during a solar eclipse August 21, 2017 from Ross Lake, Northern Cascades National Park, Washington. A total solar eclipse swept across a narrow portion of the contiguous United States from Lincoln Beach, Oregon to Charleston, South Carolina. A partial solar eclipse was visible across the entire North American continent along with parts of South America, Africa, and Europe. (Image: Getty Images)

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 The moon partially covers the sun during an eclipse Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, near Salem, Ore. (Image: AP)

The moon partially covers the sun during an eclipse Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, near Salem, Ore. (Image: AP)

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 U.S. President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump and their son Barron Trump wear special glasses to view the solar eclipse from the Truman Balcony at the White House on August 21, 2017 in Washington, DC. Millions of people have flocked to areas of the U.S. that are in the 'path of totality' in order to experience a total solar eclipse. (Image: Getty Images)

U.S. President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump and their son Barron Trump wear special glasses to view the solar eclipse from the Truman Balcony at the White House on August 21, 2017 in Washington, DC. Millions of people have flocked to areas of the U.S. that are in the 'path of totality' in order to experience a total solar eclipse. (Image: Getty Images)

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 This eight picture combo shows the path of the sun during a total eclipse by the moon Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, near Redmond, Ore. (Image: AP)

This eight picture combo shows the path of the sun during a total eclipse by the moon Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, near Redmond, Ore. (Image: AP)

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 This photo shows solar flares as the sun emerges from a total eclipse by the moon, Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, in Dayton, Tenn. (Image: AP)

This photo shows solar flares as the sun emerges from a total eclipse by the moon, Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, in Dayton, Tenn. (Image: AP)

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 Actress and Royal Caribbean Adventurist, Shay Mitchell bears witness to the Great American Eclipse aboard Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas, on Monday, Aug. 21. The ship set sail along the path of totality, offering Mitchell and fellow passengers an unobstructed view at sea. (Image: AP)

Actress and Royal Caribbean Adventurist, Shay Mitchell bears witness to the Great American Eclipse aboard Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas, on Monday, Aug. 21. The ship set sail along the path of totality, offering Mitchell and fellow passengers an unobstructed view at sea. (Image: AP)

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 The moon passes in front of the sun for a total solar eclipse visible from Farmington, Mo., Monday, Aug. 21, 2017 in Farmington, Mo. (Image: AP)

The moon passes in front of the sun for a total solar eclipse visible from Farmington, Mo., Monday, Aug. 21, 2017 in Farmington, Mo. (Image: AP)

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 A street artist dressed as a bronze statue uses special glasses to view a partial solar eclipse in Havana, Cuba, Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. (Image: AP)

A street artist dressed as a bronze statue uses special glasses to view a partial solar eclipse in Havana, Cuba, Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. (Image: AP)

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 Clouds break to show the partial solar eclipse behind the cross of St Mary's Catholic Church in Janesville, Wis., Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. (Image: AP)

Clouds break to show the partial solar eclipse behind the cross of St Mary's Catholic Church in Janesville, Wis., Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. (Image: AP)

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 A near total eclipse is seen from South Mike Sedar Park on August 21, 2017 in Casper, Wyoming. (Image: Getty Images)

A near total eclipse is seen from South Mike Sedar Park on August 21, 2017 in Casper, Wyoming. (Image: Getty Images)

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