The 2008 Eclipse:
The Diamond Ring

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The Diamond Ring
The Diamond Ring developing at the end of totality as the first sunlight shines through a Lunar valley.


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The 2008 eclipse main page.

Maps of the path of the 2008 eclipse from Fred Espenak and eclipse details at the observation site.

People from the 2008 eclipse.

The Shadow approaches from the North West over the sea.

The Diamond Ring developing - taken from video stills.

The excitement during totality is such that not all photos come out as expected.

A partial eclipse of the Moon occurred two weeks after the solar eclipse. This was observed in the market city of Osh in Kyrgyzstan.

Travel photos from Russia.