Definition of solar eclipse in English:

solar eclipse

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  • An eclipse in which the sun is obscured by the moon.
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    • All the lunar ecliptic limits are substantially lower than the solar values, and that is why solar eclipses outnumber lunar eclipses by about three to two.
    • And unlike the partial phases of solar eclipses, lunar eclipses of course are completely safe to watch without using any filters.
    • Why are solar eclipses less common than lunar eclipses?

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