Solar eclipse occurs under which of the following conditions?

Options :
  1. Earth comes between Sun and Moon
  2. Moon is at right angle to the Earth
  3. Moon comes between Sun and Earth
  4. Sun comes between Moon and Earth
Answer and Explanation :-

Answer: Option 3


Solar Eclipse is a unique astronomical event that occurs when the Moon passes between the Sun and Earth and as a result the Moon fully or partially blocks the Sun. This can only happen at New Moon, when the Moon and Sun are in conjunction as seen from Earth.

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