Mars Rover Captures  Solar Eclipse

Video Of Potato-Shaped

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.