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29 Incredible Images Of A Rare Solar Eclipse From Around The World

A rare hybrid eclipse appeared over parts of North America, South America, Europe, and Africa early Sunday. The rare eclipse allowed views of the sun that are totally or partially blocked by the moon.

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Veiled women observe a solar eclipse during an event organized by the Sudanese Society for Astronomy and Space Science on the banks of the Nile river in Khartoum, Sudan.



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People shield their faces with specially constructed cards showing the four-finger symbol of Rabaa, to show their support for ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi, as they observe a solar eclipse in Amman, Jordan.


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The moon crosses in front of the sun during a partial solar eclipse in the background of Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina racetrack in United Arab Emirates.



People gather around telescopes trying to catch a glimpse of a solar eclipse Sunday, Nov. 3 2013, outside Lisbon's Astronomical Observatory. Clouds moving over the city allowed only brief views of the eclipse which in southern Europe was partial.

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