"This week a solar eclipse that reduced the sun to a blazing ring surrounding a sombre disk plunged millions of people in Africa and Asia into an eerie semi-darkness."
Wie immer, hier ein paar Eindrücke aus unterschiedlichen Gegenden...
Here as usual some impressions from the different areas in the Indian Ocean...India by Partha Sarathi Gotswami
Mauritius by Thierry
"An annular eclipse occurs when the moon passes directly in front of the sun but does not completely obscure it, thus leaving a ring – an annulus – of sunlight flaring around the lunar disk."Again China, here in Hongdao- before and during the eclipse
Und hier ein Video aus Kerala/Indien, wo die Sonnenfinsternis bis zu 84% sichtbar war...-
And here a video from Kerala in India where the eclipse had a visiblity of 84%...
There are lots and lots of more incredible photos, videos and reports, to be honest, I lost track but for those who like to see more, follow the links....and enjoy!
Source and photo credits if not specified under the photo: DJMickLive, Mail Online
More photos: on flickr, of Thierry in Mauritius on Island Crisis, Focus/dt. Artikel mit Fotos
A special site dedicated to this event only comes from our friend Desh from Sri Lanka...