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Crew Experiences a Total Solar Eclipse
03.29.06
ISS012-E-21351 -- The shadow of the moon falls on Earth as seen from the International Space Station + High resolution photo (837 Kb)
+ Low resolution photo (44 Kb)




ISS012-E-21351 (29 Mar. 2006) --- The shadow of the moon falls on Earth as seen from the International Space Station, 230 miles above the planet, during a total solar eclipse at about 4:50 a.m. CST Wednesday, March 29. This digital photo was taken by the Expedition 12 crew, Commander Bill McArthur and Flight Engineer Valery Tokarev, who are wrapping up a six-month mission on the complex. Part of the Mediterranean Sea can be seen outside the shadow. (Image credit: NASA)

ISS012-E-21343 -- The shadow of the moon falls on Earth as seen from the International Space Station + High resolution photo (651 Kb)
+ Low resolution photo (30 Kb)




ISS012-E-21343 (29 Mar. 2006) --- The shadow of the moon falls on Earth as seen from the International Space Station, 230 miles above the planet, during a total solar eclipse at about 4:50 a.m. CST Wednesday, March 29. This digital photo was taken by the Expedition 12 crew, Commander Bill McArthur and Flight Engineer Valery Tokarev, who are wrapping up a six-month mission on the complex. Visible near the shadow are portions of Cyprus in the Mediterranean Sea and the coast of Turkey. (Image credit: NASA)