The moon slides across the sun, showing a blazing halo of light, during an annular eclipse at a waterfront park in Yokohama, near Tokyo, May 21, 2012.
A view of a partial solar eclipse as seen from Gaza City. (Hatem Moussa/AP)
School children using solar viewers lie down on a lawn as they observe an annular eclipse at Hirai Daini Elementary School, Tokyo, Japan, May 21, 2012.
An annular solar eclipse is partially seen at sunrise, May 21, 2012, from the coastal township of Gumaca, Quezon province, southeast of Manila, Philippines.