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Baily's beads

Saltos de línea: Baily's beads
Pronunciación: /ˈbeɪlɪzbiːdz
 
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Astronomy

Definición de Baily's beads en inglés:

A string of bright points seen at the edge of the darkened moon at the beginning or end of totality in an eclipse of the sun, caused by the unevenness of the lunar topography.

Origen

mid 19th century: named after Francis Baily (1774–1844), English astronomer.

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