October 16, 2019

Watch Today’s Annular Eclipse Live From Australia!

Ready for the first solar eclipse of 2013? As we head toward the start of today’s annular solar eclipse, we thought we’d do something special and offer you an embedded player to watch the eclipse live from Australia. There’s no word on whether the broadcast embedded below will be live from the path of annularity or if the event will be a deep partial from the location presented, but hey, its worth checking out! For a complete discussion of today’s annular eclipse, see our write up on Universe Today.

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AstroEvent: A Total Solar Eclipse “Down Under!”

(Animation credit: A.T. Sinclair/NASA/GSFC).

All hail the saros… eclipse season 2 of 2 is upon us for 2012. This coming Tuesday as the Moon reaches its ascending node along the ecliptic also represents the only total solar eclipse of the Sun for 2012. [Read more...]