15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
The August 21 solar eclipse on the ground

The August 21, 2017 solar eclipse as seen through the trees. Everyone knows how to view a solar eclipse with a pinhole, but the same effect occurs through any light opening onto the ground.

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Date Taken: 08.2017
Date Uploaded: 08.2017
Photo Location: Sanford, North Carolina, United States of America
Copyright: © Teri Josette Villars