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Images of the Total Solar Eclipse 02/07/2019 - Xile

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Eduard Masana, ICCUB-IEEC
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Eduard Masana, an astronomer of the ICCUB, has travelled to Xile for the eclipse viewing and to take some Photographs of the event.


About the author

Eduard Masana is an astronomer and researcher of the Gaia group at the Institute of Cosmos Sciences of the University of Barcelona and a member of the Institute of Space Studies of Catalonia. In recent years, he has developed the Gaia GASS simulator and his research is focused on determining stellar physical parameters from photometric data. Masana also participates in several outreach activities, giving talks to the general públic and organizing astronomical observations. He is the creator of the Eclipse 2.0 application for calculating eclipses and planetary transits. His outreach activity places a particular emphasis on Gaia, with the aim of making the mission known to the general public, students or astronomy fans. He is also a member of the editorial board of the Gaiaverse outreach portal.

Related Phenomena

Solar Eclipse
Total Solar Eclipse 02/07/2019
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Next 2nd July a Total Solar Eclipse will happen. The beginning of the eclipse will be in eastern New Zealand in the Pacific Ocean and it will move to Chile and Argentina. The eclipse will be seen as partial from most of South America.

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