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Upcoming solar eclipse: what will Canadians see?

11 August 2017

In that event, the path of totality passed over the city of Savannah, about 100 miles outside of central Georgia.

As the eclipse makes its way from coast to coast across the United States, there is no part of Canada where the sun will be completely eclipsed. Pacific time in OR until about 2:45 p.m. States from OR to SC will be able to see a full eclipse.

Almost everywhere else in the US, including Syracuse, will experience a partial eclipse.

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Each of the four "Eclipse Across America" episodes features inside perspectives from NASA scientists, astronomers, local historians and lifelong eclipse chasers, according to the statement. And you can mark it on your calendar, down to the millisecond. The solar eclipse will definitely be one of those moments. The photograph shows a total solar eclipse seen from Jalu, Libya, on March 29, 2006. When choosing your viewing location the two largest factors to consider are going to be traffic from others wanting to catch the totality as well as the weather forecast. It will also hold an event at 5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 10, where people can learn to build their own viewers to safely observe the eclipse.

The eclipse-the first to cross the United States in approximately 100 years, scientists say-is expected to take place august 21 from approximately 1 p.m. until 4 various stages. There is also a hybrid solar eclipse, which is a blend of annular and total.

Participants should check in at the visitor center, and are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and a picnic lunch while they watch the sun disappear behind the moon. Secretly, though, I was overly excited to experience the natural phenomenon first hand, which I have wanted to see after experiencing a partial solar eclipse at the age of five as a child.

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"Even short periods gazing at the sun can cause damage", says Van Gelder.

Space enthusiasts have been getting excited about the eclipse, and some, like us, are counting down the days.

Pilots should also check NOTAMs carefully for possible TFRs and other events that could affect planned flights around August 21.

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