Photo, Video: Solar Eclipse Plunges Easter Island, South Pacific into Daytime Darkness


Thousands joined the Moai statues on Easter Island to witness a total solar eclipse lasting five minutes yesterday. The eclipse's path also darkened the Cook Islands before briefly touching Chile and Argentina.

Watch raw video from the AP, AFTER THE JUMP...

Posted July 12, 2010 at 8:20am ETC by Andy Towle
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