First solar eclipse of the year marked

Staff Reporter

The “Annular Eclipse of the Sun” started on Thursday and was witnessed by people in different countries around the world.

However, for Pakistanis, the phenomenon was not visible, according to a spokesperson of the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD).

The annular phase of this solar eclipse was visible from parts of Russia, Greenland, and Northern Canada.

Dr Zaheer Babar added that in Northern Asia, Europe, US, as well as in North/West Africa and much of North America and the Atlantic, the eclipse was also visible.