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Report and Images of the 2009 Total Solar Eclipse

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Eclipse Chaser Report - July 2009

The eclipse path stretched from India through China and out into the Pacific Ocean. The end of the path crossed over the international dateline and ended in the South Pacific. Eclipse chasers were spread out across the path hoping for good weather. Clouds and rain intruded for many in India and China however ships at sea were able to maneuver into clear sky and aircraft along the path enjoyed clear sky above the clouds.  More...


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Links to external websites

Joe Cali - Clouds south of Shanghai
Wuhan China cool web site by Dr. Wolfgang Strickling with weather data and great pictures
Maps by M. Zeiler
Richard Bareford - Chongqing China
Wuzhen China - pictures page by Bernd Brinkmann
Shanghai Beach - YouTube video of the Planetary Society group clouded out by Robert Harmon
Hangzhou China - report and pictures by David Kodama
Hangzhou, China Part 1
Wuhan China - web site by Robert Nufer with flash spectra.
Wuhan China - Bioengineering University by Geoff Sims
Shanghai Eclipse View - YouTube video by Fernando Fernandez
Glenn Schneider
Arne Danielsen - Tianhuangping Pumped-Storage Hydro Plant, Zhejiang province picture gallery
Youtube Video from deck of Paul Gauguin by riomy123
Hangzhou, China Part 2
Hangzhou, China Part 3
Fred Espenak - relocating the day before pays off
Wuzhen China web site in German
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