A partial solar eclipse rises behind the US Capitol in Washington, DC on Thursday. Photo: AFP A partial solar eclipse rises behind the US Capitol in Washington, DC on Thursday. Photo: AFP
A partial solar eclipse rises behind the US Capitol in Washington, DC on Thursday. Photo: AFP
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Rare eclipsed sunrise known as the ‘Ring of Fire’ seen in northern hemisphere

  • Skywatchers from New York to parts of Asia were able to see the ring-shaped or partial eclipse of the sun
  • The eclipse began in Ontario, Canada, at sunrise and ended in southeastern Siberia. It lasted for about an hour and 40 minutes

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A partial solar eclipse rises behind the US Capitol in Washington, DC on Thursday. Photo: AFP A partial solar eclipse rises behind the US Capitol in Washington, DC on Thursday. Photo: AFP
A partial solar eclipse rises behind the US Capitol in Washington, DC on Thursday. Photo: AFP
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