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Total solar eclipse 2019: India timings and how you can watch it live

A solar eclipse occurs when the earth passes through the shadow cast by the Moon which fully or partially blocks the Sun. 

Jul 02, 2019, 11:50 AM IST

Solar Eclipse 2019: India timings, date and where will it be visible

Here are the details 

Jan 05, 2019, 21:08 PM IST

Partial Solar Eclipse 2018: India timings, date and how you can watch it live

When it's a total eclipse, the disk of the Sun is fully obscured by the Moon, however, in partial and annular eclipses, only part of the Sun is obscured.

Aug 10, 2018, 15:48 PM IST

Partial Solar Eclipse 2018: Dos and Don'ts

This time the partial solar eclipse is falling on Friday, the 13th.

Jul 12, 2018, 20:11 PM IST

Partial Solar Eclipse on Friday the 13th; does it really mean anything?

Friday, the 13th is considered to a harbinger of bad luck by many.

Jul 12, 2018, 18:37 PM IST

Partial Solar Eclipse 2018: Date, Time and will it be visible in India?

The July 13, 2018 partial solar eclipse will be visible in the Southern part of Australia and the places around it.

Jul 12, 2018, 13:06 PM IST

Partial Solar Eclipse 2018: Date, Time and how you can watch it live

The partial solar eclipse will be visible only in certain paths of the Southern Hemisphere.

Feb 14, 2018, 21:11 PM IST

Partial solar eclipse to grace the skies on February 15 – All you need to know

This event comes just days after the rare super blue blood moon that took place on January 31 and is also the second solar eclipse in six months.

Feb 14, 2018, 11:31 AM IST

Oldest recorded solar eclipse graced the skies more than 3,000 years ago

The researchers developed a new eclipse code, which takes into account variations in the Earth's rotation over time.  

Oct 30, 2017, 15:39 PM IST

How the moon saw itself when it shadowed the sun during total solar eclipse – NASA's LRO gives a glimpse!

As LRO crossed the lunar south pole heading north at 3,579 mph (1,600 meters per second), the shadow of the Moon was racing across the United States at 1,500 mph (670 meters per second).

Aug 30, 2017, 15:45 PM IST

Hinode satellite mesmerises people with dazzling images, video of solar eclipse

Researchers adapted the still images into a time-lapse video presentation as well.

Aug 24, 2017, 12:53 PM IST

US solar eclipse: IISER-Kolkata team's prediction captures 'almost all major features correctly'

The prediction by a team of physicists led by IISER-Kolkata on how the corona of the sun would look during the August 21 'Great American Solar Eclipse' has captured "almost all the major features" of the corona correctly, a statement said on Wednesday.

Aug 23, 2017, 19:24 PM IST

Did you damage your eyes during the solar eclipse? Here's how to know

Sky gazers were hoping for clear skies to enhance the experience and they were not disappointed as millions flocked to different locations across the United States to enjoy this 'once in a lifetime opportunity'.

Aug 22, 2017, 13:32 PM IST

August 21 total solar eclipse: Watch as ISS photo-bombed the sun and many more magical moments!

The eclipse looked gorgeous and no one could get enough of the two-minute magic that left the world in awe.

Aug 22, 2017, 10:26 AM IST

Donald Trump views total solar eclipse without protective glasses and Twitter loses collective calm – This is what went down!

The only safe way to look directly at the uneclipsed or partially eclipsed sun is through special-purpose solar filters, such as “eclipse glasses”.

Aug 22, 2017, 08:53 AM IST

Americans cheer as rare total solar eclipse marches across country

"It just kind of tickled you all over — it was wonderful — and I wish I could do it again," said Stormy Shreves, 57, a fish gutter who lives in Depoe Bay. "But I won`t see something like that ever again, so I`m really glad I took the day off work so I could experience it."

Aug 22, 2017, 00:11 AM IST

Partial phase of total solar eclipse mesmerizes people

America geared up for this rare astronomical event as people were seen flocking to places and hoping for a clear sky.

Aug 21, 2017, 21:49 PM IST

August 21 total solar eclipse: Enhance your celestial knowledge before witnessing the magic!

The rare eclipse will be gracing the skies after 99 years and it's a once in a lifetime chance for people to view it.

Aug 21, 2017, 19:17 PM IST

Total solar eclipse all set to woo sky gazers tonight: All you need to know!

Sometime in the year 2014, American space agency NASA had confirmed the occurrence of a total solar eclipse in 2017.

Aug 20, 2017, 16:54 PM IST

August 21 total solar eclipse: Scientists to be on the look-out for sunspots

Sunspots are the primary generator of solar flares, the sudden, powerful blasts of electromagnetic radiation and charged particles that burst into space during explosions on the Sun's surface. 

Aug 20, 2017, 09:34 AM IST