Total solar eclipse after totality, time-lapse sequence
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Total solar eclipse after totality. Time-lapse sequence of images from just after totality (far left) to near third contact (far right) for a total solar eclipse. Total solar eclipses occur when the Moon passes directly in front of the Sun. Total solar eclipses usually occur less than once a year, and can only be seen from a small area of the Earth's surface. This total solar eclipse was observed from Cerro Tololo Observatory Chile, on 2nd July 2019.