MARCIA DUNN, AP Aerospace Writer
June 10, 2021 Updated: June 10, 2021 11: 26 a.m.
1 of15 An annular solar eclipse increases over the skyline of Toronto on Thursday, June 10, 2021. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP) Frank Gunn/AP
two of15 A partly eclipsed sun peaks out from behind a cloud as it climbs over lower Manhattan in New York, Thursday, June 10, 2021. Seth Wenig/AP
4 of15 A partial solar panel climbs behind clouds, Thursday, June 10, 2021, at Arbutus, Md. Julio Cortez/AP
5 of15 A bird is silhouetted against the sun as the moon blocks a part of the sun during a partial solar eclipse in St. Petersburg, Russia, Thursday, June 10, 2021. Dmitri Lovetsky/AP
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7 of15 A man wears special glasses to watch the partial solar eclipse in Trafalgar Square in London, Thursday, June 10, 2021. Frank Augstein/AP
8 of15 The sun is partially eclipsed as it climbs over lower Manhattan in New York, Thursday, June 10, 2021. Seth Wenig/AP
10 of15 A partial solar panel rises within the Baltimore skyline, Thursday, June 10, 2021, observed in Arbutus, Md. Julio Cortez/AP
11 of15 The sun is partly eclipsed as it sets over the horizon in Beijing on Thursday, June 10, 2021. Ng Han Guan/AP
13 of15 A statue of Our Lady, Star Of The Sea on Bull Wall at Dublin, is silhouetted against the sky during a partial solar eclipse, Thursday, June ), respectively 2021. (Brian Lawless/PA through AP) Brian Lawless/AP
14 of15 Josh Fields, from Putney, Vt., stands on top of his vehicle to have a clear photo of the the partial solar eclipse at Hogback Mountain, in Marlboro, Vt., on Thursday, June 10, 2021. (Kristopher Radder/The Brattleboro Reformer through AP) Kristopher Radder/AP
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The top of the world got a sunrise special Thursday — a”ring of fire” solar panel.
This so-called annular eclipse began at the Canadian province of Ontario, then swept across Greenland, the North Pole and eventually Siberia, as the moon passed right before the sun.