This is the total solar eclipse of June 30, 1973, viewed from Akjout, Mauritania. It was taken with a 400 mm f/6.3 lens.
This photo is included here courtesy of Fred Espenak, Planetary Systems Branch, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center. More information about this eclipse and this photo can be found at Fred's Eclipse Home Page.
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Last update: 2001 June 18
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