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annular eclipse an eclipse of the sun in which a ring-shaped portion of the sun remains visible around the moon.
lunar eclipse the obscuring of the moon's reflected light by the earth's shadow when the earth passes between the moon and the sun.
solar eclipse an eclipse of the sun, when, at a particular observation point, light from the sun is blocked by the interposition of the moon.