Solar Eclipse Even On Earth
Is a relatively rare phenomenon. Not everyone of us can boast of having witnessed the wonder from Earth.
But NASA Has Come
To our rescue. Its Perseverance rover has captured brilliant footage of solar eclipse from the surface of Mars.
Mars' Moon Phobos
Came between The Sun and Mars to cause a martian solar eclipse.
Phobos, Mars' Satellite
Has an oblong shape. When this particular eclipse took place, Phobos partially covered the Sun.
The Footage Was Captured By The
Perseverance rover which is still moving on the surface of the red planet. NASA has posted this footage.
In Addition To Being A Visual Treat
This footage may help scientists to study and better understand Phobos' orbit around Mars.