PHOTOS: Solar Eclipse Seen Around the World August 1

PHOTOS: Solar Eclipse Seen Around the World August 1, 2008
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Photos show the different stages of a solar eclipse above the Jiayuguan fortress along the Great Wall of China on August 1, 2008.

The eclipse achieved totality (shown in the last frame) for just over two minutes.

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—Photograph by David Gray/Reuters
 
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