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Here's What The Solar Eclipse "Ring Of Fire" Looked Like In Different Parts Of The World

The moon partially covered the sun, creating a golden rim from the sun’s blaze that gave way to a “ring of fire.”

The sun rises behind the skyline during an annular eclipse on June 10, 2021 in Toronto, Canada. Across parts of Canada, viewers witnessed the rare sighting of a so-called "ring of fire" solar eclipse - a thin outer ring of the sun's disk that is not completely covered by the smaller dark disk of the moon. | Mark Blinch/Getty Images
The sun rises behind the skyline during an annular eclipse on June 10, 2021 in Toronto, Canada. Across parts of Canada, viewers witnessed the rare sighting of a so-called "ring of fire" solar eclipse - a thin outer ring of the sun's disk that is not completely covered by the smaller dark disk of the moon. | Mark Blinch/Getty Images

Spectators around the globe were able to capture the rare sight of a solar eclipse on Thursday morning, which created a “ring of fire” in some regions.

Parts of Canada and northeast America had the best view of the phenomenon during Thursday’s sunrise. The moon partially covered the sun, creating a golden rim from the sun’s blaze that generated a “ring of fire.” The phenomenon is also known as an annular eclipse, when the moon is near its furthest point from Earth, making it appear smaller than the sun. 

While parts of Canada had some of the best vantage points, other countries including Germany, the UK, Russia, and Kazakhstan got a unique view as well. 

Toronto, Canada

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The sun rises behind the skyline during an annular eclipse on June 10, 2021 in Toronto, Canada. Across parts of Canada, viewers witnessed the rare sighting of a so-called "ring of fire" solar eclipse - a thin outer ring of the sun's disk that is not completely covered by the smaller dark disk of the moon. | Mark Blinch/Getty Images

New York, New York

The sun rises next to the Statue of Liberty during an annular eclipse on June 10, 2021 in New York City. | Getty Images
The sun rises over New York City during a solar eclipse on June 10, 2021 as seen from The Edge observatory deck at The Hudson Yards. | Noam Galai/Getty Images

High Bar Harbor, New Jersey

Steve Waite and his wife Sheryll traveled from Akron, PA, to photograph the solar eclipse rising near the Barnegat Lighthouse Thursday morning, June 10, 2021 | USA TODAY NETWORK via Reuters Connect

Baltimore, Maryland

A partial solar eclipse rises over the Baltimore skyline, Thursday, June 10, 2021, seen from Arbutus, Md. | AP Photo/Julio Cortez

St. Petersburg, Russia

A partial solar eclipse is observed on a cloudy day in St. Petersburg on June 10, 2021. | Peter Kovalev\TASS via Getty Images

Ivanovo, Russia

A partial solar eclipse over a cross atop the Fyodorovskaya Church on June 10, 2021. | Vladimir Smirnov\TASS via Getty Images

Cologne, Germany

Only a small part of the sun is covered by the moon during a partial solar eclipse in North Rhine-Westphalia, Cologne. | Henning Kaiser/picture alliance via Getty Images

London, UK

The top of Nelson's Column is silhouetted against the sky during a partial solar eclipse as seen over Trafalgar Square, London. | Jonathan Brady/PA Images via Getty Images

Nur Sultan, Kazakhstan

Solar eclipse is partially observed in Nur Sultan, Kazakhstan on June 10, 2021 | Turar Kazangapov/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images
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