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DISH Network's Exclusive DishEARTH Channel To Air Total Solar Eclipse Live From Space

WHAT: Sunday’s total solar eclipse will not be visible in the U.S., but DISH Network’s exclusive
  DishEARTH channel will be broadcast the event in real-time.
WHERE: Launching on Earth Day last year, DishEARTH, Ch. 287, broadcasts live 24/7 views of
  Earth from the world’s first Earth-directed camera mounted on a commercial
  communications satellite
WHEN: Sunday, July 11, 2010 starting at approximately 3 p.m. ET
HOW: All DISH Network customers have access to DishEARTH and can tune in to follow the
  moon as it takes its path between Earth and the sun.

For additional information about DISH Network programming or to order visit For questions about DishEARTH, ask DISH Network on Twitter @dishnetwork or Facebook.

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