‘Ring of fire’ solar eclipse appears in sky over Asia

(CNN Indonesia/CNN) - People gathered in sites from Southeast Asia to the Middle East to view the final eclipse of 2019.

The annular solar eclipse - when the moon covers the sun's center, leaving a "ring of fire" visible against the night sky - was visible from parts of Indonesia, southern India, Oman and Saudi Arabia.

The next solar eclipse won’t appear until June 2020.

'Ring of fire' solar eclipse in Saudi Arabia

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