The darkest part of the shadow during eclipse is

A. Halo

B. Umbra

C. Penumbra

D. Black Hole

Answer: Option B

Solution(By Examveda Team)

The umbra (Latin for "shadow") is the innermost and darkest part of a shadow, where the light source is completely blocked by the occluding body. An observer in the umbra experiences a total eclipse.

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