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16 Beautiful Photos Of A Total Solar Eclipse

The eclipse produced some arresting images — and gave people an excuse to wear sweet sunglasses.

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The total eclipse was visible from Australia and New Zealand on November 14.
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The total eclipse was visible from Australia and New Zealand on November 14.

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The eclipse approaches totality.
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The eclipse approaches totality.

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Onlookers came out to watch (and take pictures).
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Onlookers came out to watch (and take pictures).

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This woman from Auckland, New Zealand, has a pretty awesome eclipse outfit.
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This woman from Auckland, New Zealand, has a pretty awesome eclipse outfit.

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Schoolkids in Auckland are very into their eclipse glasses.
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Schoolkids in Auckland are very into their eclipse glasses.

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So is this family.
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So is this family.

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Eclipses do really strange things to daylight.
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Eclipses do really strange things to daylight.

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These glasses would be the envy of Batman.
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These glasses would be the envy of Batman.

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These, not so much.
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These, not so much.

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A handheld model.
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A handheld model.

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And one that's super-hip.
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And one that's super-hip.

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Keep the glasses on, kid!
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Keep the glasses on, kid!

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Instagramming it, of course.
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Instagramming it, of course.