TSE 2010: After first contact

Posted by Michael Bakich
on Friday, July 23, 2010

re: Michael E. Bakich leads a group to see the total solar eclipse July 11, 2010 on Easter Island.

This image shows me at the Tahai aku, our group's eclipse viewing site on Easter Island. As my wife Holley took this picture, the Moon had already begun to cover the Sun's disk, but we were a long way from second contact — the moment totality begins.
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