Cormac Gebruers
Image taken:
Jul. 22, 2009
Shanghai, PRC
Unfortunately the weather basically ruined the best eclipse opportunity of the 21st century! 20 million citizens in Shanghai hoped things would turn out different to the forecast, but alas it was not to be... we saw some tantalising partial eclipse periods, but totality was marred by heavy rain. Despite the downpour the darkness of totality silenced the Shanghai crowd in fearful awe. That alone was worth turning out for the spectacle...
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