The Russians have shared photos of the private solar Eclipse

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich in fotobanka solar Eclipse. Archival photoThe Russians have shared photos of the private solar Eclipse© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich in Photobacterium to daily updates RIA Science

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Today, residents of the Northern hemisphere were able to observe a partial solar Eclipse. It started at 11:02 GMT in the Atlantic ocean near Labrador and ended in China in 14:31 GMT.

The Russians, who could observe the Eclipse in person, shared their photos on social networks.

Publication of 🐺♏Hope🔮 (@kudelsudby) 11 August 2018 4:11 PDT

The most convenient for observation on the territory of Russia became the Northern regions of the country. The maximum phase of the Eclipse is reached at 12:46 MSK near Wrangel island and Chukotka.

Publication from Sergey (@s_verzilin) 11 August 2018 at 4:13 PDT


Publication from Nina Koveshnikova (@ninko82) 11 August 2018 at 5:40 PDT


Publication from Irina (@kapralova_irina) 11 August 2018 at 4:01 PDT


During a partial Eclipse, the Moon passes over the solar disk is not centered, and closes it only in part.

Publication of 💖hire evening dresses IRK👭 (@missis_irkutsk) 11 August 2018 at 4:14 PDT


At the end of July there was a total lunar Eclipse, which has become one of the most interesting and favorable in the European part of Russia for several years.