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This Is How People Celebrate A Solar Eclipse Around The World

Nothing brings the world together quite like a celestial event.

Posted on August 19, 2017, at 5:01 p.m. ET

Vienna

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A partial solar eclipse above a statue on the roof of the Austrian Art History Museum in Vienna on March 20, 2015.

Haute-Savoie, France

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A woman observes a partial solar eclipse from Midi peak in the southwestern Pyrenees on March 20, 2015 .

Easter Island

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Tourists watch a solar eclipse from Easter Island in the Pacific Ocean, 3,700 kilometers off the Chilean coast, on July 11, 2010.

Newtown Linford, England

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A girl uses a welding mask to view a partial solar eclipse from Bradgate Park in Newtown Linford on March 20, 2015.

Longyearbyen, Norway

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A total solar eclipse over Longyearbyen on March 20, 2015.

Tianjin, China

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A solar eclipse over Tianjin on Jan. 15, 2010.

Niamey, Niger

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A man watches a total solar eclipse from the village of Niamey on March 29, 2006.

Pristina, Kosovo

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A young boy uses protective glasses to watch a partial solar eclipse over Pristina on March 20, 2015.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Malaysian schoolchildren wearing glasses with special filters watch a partial solar eclipse from the National Planetarium in Kuala Lumpur on March 9, 2016.

GalyatetΕ‘, Hungary

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A man watches a partial solar eclipse through a filter in Galyateto, 62 miles east of Budapest, on Jan. 4, 2011.

Jakarta, Indonesia

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Indonesians use special sunglasses to observe a solar eclipse over Jakarta on March 9, 2016.

London

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Local schoolchildren wear protective glasses to watch a partial solar eclipse from Greenwich Park on March 20, 2015.

Kassel, Germany

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A boy tapes a special filter over his eye to watch a partial solar eclipse over Kassel on March 20, 2015.

Newton Stewart, Scotland

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Members of the Galloway Forest Astronomical Society prepare their equipment on March 19, 2015, ahead of the next day's solar eclipse.

Lake Turkana, Kenya

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Turkana men dance and sing during a solar eclipse over the remote Sibiloi National Park on the shore of Lake Turkana on Nov. 3, 2013.

Isfahan, Iran

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A woman views a total solar eclipse through filtered glasses in Isfahan on Aug. 9, 1999.

Estancia El Muster, Argentina

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People prepare to watch a solar eclipse over the Estancia El Muster near Sarmiento, Argentina, on Feb. 26, 2017.

Thiruvananthapuram, India

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Two women observe a solar eclipse over Thiruvananthapuram on Jan. 15, 2010.

Lyndhurst, Australia

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Tourists watch a solar eclipse over the Australian Outback town of Lyndhurst on Dec. 4, 2002.

Berlin

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People near the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin use special glasses to look at a partial solar eclipse on March 20, 2015.

Amman, Jordan

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A Jordanian man uses an X-ray film to observe a partial solar eclipse from the Amman Citadel on Jan. 4, 2011.

Seoul

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People watch a total solar eclipse from Yonsei University in Seoul on July 22, 2009.

Nebraska City, Nebraska

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A couple poses for an engagement photo shoot near Nebraska City, Nebraska, during a partial solar eclipse on Oct. 23, 2014.

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