A partial solar eclipse was visible in Japan for the first time since March 2016, bringing out families and amateur astronomers on Jan. 6, 2019.

The next solar eclipse observable in Japan will occur in December.

Here is a collection of images captured by Kyodo News photographers across Japan:


(Tokyo Skytree)

Suita, Osaka:

(Taro Okamoto's Tower of the Sun)



Tomakomai, Hokkaido: