Fig. 1 Shadow of the Moon at Total Solar Eclipse, July 22, 2009
On Wednesday, July 22 2009, a total solar eclipse was occurred. JAXA observed the eclipse by NASA satellite, Terra. Round black area on the sea south of Japan in Figure 1 was a shadow of the Moon. The observation time was 02:05 (GMT).
Explanation of the Images:
||EOS- Terra (NASA)
|| MODIS (NASA)
||0205 (UTC) on July 22, 2009
||Universal Transversal Mercator (UTM)