The moon crosses in front of the sun as seen from the Sydney Observatory during an annular eclipse on May 10, 2013
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Crowds watch 'gorgeous' solar eclipse in Australia

10 May 2013 Last updated at 11:09 BST

Scientists and astronomers gathered in Tennant Creek, Australia to watch an annular Solar eclipse on Friday.

The event happens when the moon moves in front of the sun and a thin ring of light can be seen around it.

The next total solar eclipse will be visible from Africa, Southern Europe and Eastern Americas in November 2013.