Posted on Friday, November 09, 2012
By Karthik VJ
Update: Pictures

A total solar eclipse will take place on November 13th and 14th 2012, beginning in local time on November 14 over northern Australia, and ending on November 13 off the western South American coast.

Scientists and sky watchers are converging on the north-east coast of Australia, near the Great Barrier Reef, for a total eclipse of the sun.

Total solar eclipse can be seen in Arnhem Land and central Cape York Peninsula, Australia, Kermadec Islands, New Zealand and partial solar eclipse can be observed in parts of Australia, parts of New Zealand, Melanesia, Southeastern South America, Southern Pacific, Polynesia, Antarctic Peninsula, West Antarctica, Talos Dome.

The visibility path of the total solar eclipse can be seen here. Animated map of the total solar eclipse can be found here.

Watch the Science Cast from NASA below,

If you are taking photos of the Total Solar Eclipse, take time to share it with us. Send the photos to,

Above Total Solar Eclipse Image Credit:
Luc Viatour

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