Solar Eclipse Captured from Space

Example of Diamond Ring Eclipse in Turkey

Example of Diamond Ring Eclipse in Turkey

Last month Japan’s Kaguya lunar orbiter captured high resolutions images of a solar eclipse.  From the orbiter’s perspective the earth moved in front of the sun producing a “diamond ring” eclipse.  For more information & a video of the images, see the NASA website here.

Photo by Mila Zinkova.  Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution ShareAlike 3.0.

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One Comment on “Solar Eclipse Captured from Space”

  1. jasmine Says:

    tell which type of eclipse


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