First "Diamond Ring" effect, seconds before complete totality. Sun's corona is visible, as is the star Regulus in the constellation Leo to the lower-left of the eclipse. Ancient Chinese mythology holds that eclipses are caused by a dragon eating the sun - you can see the dragon here.
August 27th, 2017
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