Path of 2019 total solar eclipse

On 2 July 2019 a total solar eclipse passed over ESO’s La Silla observatory, as well as other areas of Chile and Argentina. This animation shows the path of the Moon's shadow during the eclipse as it approached and passed over South America, until it intersected the Earth’s shadow and vanished into the night.


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Release date:3 July 2019, 02:00
Related releases:eso1912
Duration:35 s
Frame rate:25 fps

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Type:Solar System : Sky Phenomenon : Eclipse : Solar : Total
Category:La Silla

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