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Sun-Earth Day Presents: Eclipse, In a Different Light


Eclipse Drawing
Drawing from the 1889 book "A Handbook of Descriptive and Practical Astronomy" by George Chambers (Clarendon Press:London). Eclipse drawing by German astronomer and comet discoverer Wilhelm Temple from Torreblanca, Spain. Note the complicated cloudy appearance of the corona, and the possible coronal mass ejection.
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