The total solar eclipse in Southeast Asia

• The total solar eclipse in Southeast Asia

Thousands of enthusiasts gathered this week in Indonesia to witness a rare astronomical phenomenon - the first 33 years of the total solar eclipse over the country. Eclipse could be observed in the countries of Southeast Asia, on the night of 8 to 9 March and in some parts of Australia, however, the total solar eclipse could be seen only from the territory of Indonesia.

The total solar eclipse in Southeast Asia

Bangkok, Thailand.

The total solar eclipse in Southeast Asia

The phases of a solar eclipse.

The total solar eclipse in Southeast Asia

Schoolgirls watch solar eclipse near the Planetarium in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

The total solar eclipse in Southeast Asia

Over the Independence Monument in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

The total solar eclipse in Southeast Asia

Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

The total solar eclipse in Southeast Asia

Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

The total solar eclipse in Southeast Asia

Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

The total solar eclipse in Southeast Asia

Central Sulawesi, Indonesia.

The total solar eclipse in Southeast Asia

Palembang, South Sumatra, Indonesia.

The total solar eclipse in Southeast Asia

Singapore.

The total solar eclipse in Southeast Asia

The capsule of the Singapore Ferris wheel on a background of a solar eclipse.

The total solar eclipse in Southeast Asia

Naypyidaw, Myanmar.

The total solar eclipse in Southeast Asia

A man watches the solar eclipse through the X-ray.

The total solar eclipse in Southeast Asia

Bali, Indonesia.

The total solar eclipse in Southeast Asia

The island of Ternate in the composition of the archipelago of the Moluccas, Indonesia.