Location of Photo:
Arctic Ocean west of Novaya Zemlya
Date/Time of photo:
August 1, 2008 at about 12:01 ship time
Casio 5MP pocket camera
Total solar eclipse in thin scattered clouds, passing shadow cone of the moon (traversing to the left in the photo) with partial silhouette of the bow of the nuclear-powered icebreaker 50 Years of Victory with eclipse flag flying on the bow mast later donated to the ship's captain Valentin Davydyants by Astronomical expedition leader Rick Feinberg.