Solar Eclipse – 11-3-13

NOTE: Thanks to Jean Haines Blog for bringing these to us.

New York — A cloud layer partially obstructs a view of a the moon passing in front of the sun in this partial solar eclipse, Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013.

Solar EclipseAP Photo/Ben Berry

Tel Aviv, Israel — The moon crosses in front of the sun during a partial solar eclipse as seen from the Givatayim Observatory. People gathered at the Israeli Astronomical Association center to watch the partial solar eclipse.

Solar eclipseAP Photo/Ariel Schalit

Madrid, Spain — Clouds moving over the city allowed only brief views of the eclipse, which in southern Europe was partial.

Solar EclipseAP Photo/Andres Kudacki

Nairobi, Kenya — A cloud layer partially obstructs a view of a the moon passing in front of the sun in this partial solar eclipse. The total eclipse was seen sweeping east across Africa. Kenya boasted one of the best locations to view this hybrid solar eclipse. The total phase of the solar eclipse only lasted for 15 seconds.

Solar EclipseAP Photo/Sayyid Azim

Lagos, Nigeria — The moon crosses in front of the sun during a partial solar eclipse.

Solar EclipseAP Photo/Sunday Alamba

Sidon, southern Lebanon — A bird flies as the sun is partially eclipsed.

Solar EclipseREUTERS/Abdel-Halim Shahaby