solar eclipse

Words Nearby solar eclipse

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How to use solar eclipse in a sentence

  • According to my promise, I send you what I observed of the solar eclipse, though I fear it will not be of any great use to you.

  • According to Whitmell the greatest possible duration of a total solar eclipse is 7m.

    A Text-Book of Astronomy | George C. Comstock
  • Through a mind such as his the Law could best view the criminal, just as a solar eclipse is best viewed through smoked glass.

    The Shadow | Arthur Stringer
  • When only twenty-one years old he observed the solar eclipse of 1878, and drew up an excellent report.

  • Sixty-four times 18 make 1152, so that the duration of a solar eclipse Great Cycle may be taken at about 1150 years.

    The Story of Eclipses | George Chambers

Scientific definitions for solar eclipse

solar eclipse

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