Chile Eclipse: Araucanía experiences total darkness
Around midday earlier on Monday, 14th December, the sky turned totally dark around the Araucanía region in Chile when the moon completely covered the sun in what scientists call a solar eclipse.
See some pictures from the scene below as the area gradually darkened.
Photo credit: Institute of Astrophysics of the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile
It was barely long after, that the momentary darkness then started clearing up.
Thousands of Chileans and tourists trooped out and gathered across the region to witness the Chile eclipse
It has now been projected that there won’t be another total solar eclipse of the sun visible in Latin America until 2048.
Chile Eclipse: Araucanía experiences total darkness was first reported on 50Minds Online News platform.