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Total eclipse..., Kannyakumari, India, Jan 2010 (rotated) // ph. Harald Haugan

It is by pure coincidence that we exist on a planet and in a time when our star, the Sun, is covered exactly during total eclipse. No other known planet has total eclipse and at some point in the future they won't occur on Earth either.

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humanoidhistory: Illustrating the Sun in eclipse in the Atlas of Astronomy, 1855, by Alexander Keith Johnston. (Linda Hall Library)

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