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PhotoBlog: 'Midnight Sun' Eclipse WOWS The World

KHQ.COM - A solar eclipse at midnight? Putting those two terms together doesn't normally compute, but this week's partial solar eclipse was a rare and lovely exception. The moon's shadow blotted out part of the sun's disk over far northern areas of the world, where the sun is above the horizon long into the night. The "midnight sun" wasn't the only weirdness about this eclipse: How many celestial events do you know that begin on a Thursday and end on the previous Wednesday? CLICK HERE TO READ MORE AND TO LOOK AT THE EXTRAORDIANRY PHOTOS

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