Ben Cooper of Launch Photography captured this aerial view of the November 3, 2013 total solar eclipse from an eclipse-chasing airplane. During the brief totality of today’s eclipse, he also captured what is called the diamond ring effect, as seen in the photo below.
EarthSky // Today's Image Release Date: Nov 03, 2013
Eclipse day Sunday, November 3
Beautiful photos of Sunday’s eclipse – November 3, 2013 – taken from an eclipse-chasing airplane at 43,000 feet over the Atlantic.