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be in eclipse

To be dwindling in success or popularity. Sure, that author was big 10 years ago, but her career is in eclipse now, and I doubt her new book will be a big seller.
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in eclipse

Dwindling in success, popularity, or relevance. (Typically used in slightly more formal language.) Sure, that author was big 10 years ago, but her career is in eclipse now, and I doubt her new book will be a big seller.
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in eclipse

FORMAL
If something is in eclipse, it is much less successful and important than it used to be. The Socialist party, which has spent most of the past 21 years in government, is now in eclipse. Since then, his career has been mostly in eclipse. Note: An eclipse of the sun is an occasion when the moon is between the earth and the sun, so that for a short time you cannot see part or all of the sun. An eclipse of the moon is an occasion when the earth is between the sun and the moon, so that for a short time you cannot see part or all of the moon because it is covered by the shadow of the earth.
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in eclipse

1 (of a celestial object) obscured by another or the shadow of another. 2 losing or having lost significance, power, or prominence.
2 1991 Atlantic Within a decade of his death…he was in eclipse: not written about, undiscussed, forgotten in architecture schools.
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while partial eclipse started at 01:02 PST on 17th July, 2019,
People in Europe, Asia, Africa, North and South America and Antarctica will also witness the year's lunar eclipse.
Penumbral eclipse will begin at 23:44 PST (on 16th July, 2019), while partial eclipse will begin at 01:02 PST on 17th July, 2019, the met office said, private news channel reported.
The solar eclipse's totality is expected to last for 4 minutes and 33 seconds, making it longer than the same solar event that occurred in 2017.
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In Nairobi, the partial eclipse lasted for one hour and one minute between 5:36 am and 6:37 am.
The best view of this annular solar eclipse will be from Jaffna to Trincomalee and the rest of the country would see it as a partial solar eclipse.
aThe 2019 January 21 total lunar eclipse is perfectly placed for the Americas and Western Europe, and we will see the entire event from start to finish,a says Espenak.
A solar eclipse occurs when the Moon gets between Earth and the Sun, and the Moon casts a shadow over Earth.
Talking to ANI, a protestor said, "We are here to celebrate and welcome lunar eclipse. Some pundits and astrologers claim that the day should not be celebrated.
Blood Moon of tonight will be the longest lunar eclipse of the 21st century.
Public in Kuwait witness lunar eclipse KUWAIT, July 27 (KUNA) -- People in Kuwait are witnessing the century's longest lunar eclipse on Friday, with the moon looking purple as it is aligned with earth and sun, lasting for 1:43 hours.
People witnessed the longest blood moon eclipse of the 21st century starting from 8:14pm Friday until 4am Saturday For many ancient civilisations, the blood moon came with evil intent People in Pakistan were able to gaze at the longest blood moon eclipse of the 21st century starting from 8:14pm Friday until 4am Saturday.
Nigeria will on Friday night experience a spectacular total lunar eclipse, which will last for one hour, Prof.