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skuthorp
09-07-2013, 06:56 AM
''NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has turned its cameras skyward to snap pictures of one of the planet's moons, Phobos, passing in front of the sun in what is known as an annular eclipse."

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-09-06/curiosity-shows-moon-eclipse/4940422
http://i.space.com/images/i/000/032/272/i02/mars-moon-phobos-solar-eclipse.jpg?1377798013

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