Wednesday, July 22, 2009

LIVE: Solar Eclipse Over India & China


9:01 AM VARANASI, INDIA
India to get the full solar eclipse or "Totality".


9:10 AM WU-HAN, CHINA


9:11 AM SI-CHUAN, CHINA
Temperature drops 1 degree celsius with complete darkness.


9:16 AM SI-CHUAN, CHINA
China gets its full solar eclipse.


9:22 AM WU-HAN, CHINA
Temperature declines and strong winds blows as the sky slowly darkens.




9:24 AM WU-HAN, CHINA
The full eclipse in Wu-Han, China.


Wu-Han before the eclipse.

Wu-Han during the eclipse.

Wu-Han after the eclipse when the sun emerges.


9:33 AM WU-HAN, CHINA
The sun emerges from the eclipse at Wu-Han.




9:37 AM ZHE-JIANG, CHINA
The solar eclipse forming at Zhe-Jiang, China. In the progress, a "Diamond Ring" forms and then "Totality" or some call it "The Pearl".




9:39 AM ZHE-JIANG, CHINA
"Totality" last no more than a mere minute or two before returning into the "Diamond Ring" over Zhe-Jiang, China.


9:40 AM ZHE-JIANG, CHINA
The sun rises once again over Zhe-Jiang, China.

Thanks to the technical team in China who took 2 years to prepare for the capturing of the solar eclipse. It takes another 25 years from now for the next eclipse.

To learn more about Solar Eclipse:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/space/solarsystem/sun/solareclipse.shtml

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Cool!