total eclipse

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  • We also discovered for the first time that the sun was in total eclipse. Cited from Reminiscences of a Pioneer, by Colonel William Thompson
  • For a total eclipse, this value is always greater than or equal to one.
  • The sun suffered a total eclipse and most of the sky seemed to be on fire. Cited from Dio's Rome, Vol. 4, by Cassius Dio
  • The zone of a total eclipse where the sky appears dark is often just a few miles wide.
  • In the same year, a total eclipse of the sun was visible across China.
  • In the sky, the sun is hidden beyond an apparently permanent total eclipse.
  • There was a near total eclipse of the sun that day, lasting about half an hour.
  • His great reputation suffered an almost total eclipse, although to-day he is probably the most popular painter that ever lived.
  • If the sun is close enough to a node, then a total eclipse will occur.
  • The persons who can say that they have seen a total eclipse of the sun are those who rely upon their eyes. Cited from Maria Mitchell: Life, Letters, and Journals, by Maria Mitchell
  • There will be a total eclipse this year: autumn some time. Cited from Ulysses, by James Joyce
  • They see a total eclipse of the sun that they can't see in 2002.
  • What consternation a total eclipse of the sun, or of the moon must have produced, before their cause was known? Cited from Defence of Divine Revelation, by Hosea Ballou
  • Two total eclipses of the sun have occurred in Borneo in the last half-century. Cited from The Pagan Tribes of Borneo, by Hose & McDougall
  • Smith's residence at Oxford fell in a time when learning lay there under a long and almost total eclipse. Cited from Life of Adam Smith, by John Rae
  • This total eclipse was visible across England, northern Europe, and northern Asia.
  • When the sun is under a total eclipse or during his nightly absence, we light candles. Cited from Notes on Nursing, by Florence Nightingale
  • Will it prove a second honeymoon, think you, or end in a total eclipse of our venture? Cited from The Garden, You, and I, by Mabel Osgood Wright
  • The total eclipse lasted five minutes, during four of which it was perfectly clear, so that good photographs could be taken. Cited from The Einstein Theory of Relativity, A Concise Statement, by H.A. Lorentz
  • This series is currently producing total eclipses over 4 minutes long, with each one gradually increasing in length.
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