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Q&A: Total Eclipse of the Sun to Darken Slice of Indonesia

The rare and awe-inspiring spectacle of a total solar eclipse will unfold over parts of Indonesia and the Indian and Pacific Oceans on Wednesday, weather permitting. The full eclipse may be visible to several million people within its narrow path including eclipse chasers who have traveled from around the world for a chance to witness it. What causes a total solar eclipse?   At least twice a year, the orbits of the moon and Earth result in the moon casting a shadow on the Earth...

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