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Asia witnesses total eclipse

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Millions of people in Asia have been watching the longest total solar eclipse this century, with large areas of India and China plunged into darkness.

Footage shows views of the eclipse in India, China, Japan and Bhutan.

Courtesy of Star TV, EVN, Chinese National Observatory and BBS.com

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