solar eclipse facts

A partial solar eclipse takes place when the earth moves through the lunar penumbra as the moon travels between the earth and the sun. This is the partial solar eclipse viewed under cloudy skies from Arizona on August 21, 2017.(Shutterstock)

8 interesting facts you should know before the partial solar eclipse

Hindustan Times, Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 11, 2018 09:19 AM IST
Eclipse totalities don’t always have the same lengths and the first ever solar eclipse recordings were discovered in China.
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