central and northern Asia, the Sun and New Moon set together
on January 4, in a partial
Close to its maximum phase, the eclipse is captured near the moment of
sunset in this wintry scene from the bank of the Berd River
An evocative view in fading light,
picture looks toward
the western horizon across a snowy, frozen landscape.
offset Sun and Moon, the dimmly lit sky includes an industrial
smoke plume and airplane contrail.