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Solar eclipse of the century captivates Asia

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  • A solar eclipse lasted several minutes over Asia, the longest of the century
  • "I've never seen anything like this before," said Geshan Weerasinghe of Sri Lanka
  • Onlookers wore protective shades, used x-ray film to view the celestial sight
  • iReport.com: See, share your photos and video of the eclipse
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