NASA says International Space Station Crew ready for Total Solar Eclipse

NASA says International Space Station Crew ready for Total Solar Eclipse

NASA says International Space Station Crew ready for Total Solar Eclipse

The projected path will mean people in parts of southern Ontario, southern Quebec, New Brunswick, P.E.I. and Newfoundland and Labrador will be able to witness "totality" of the eclipse. Those to the north and south of the path of totality will see partial eclipses.

Still, Monday's eclipse is special - even though total solar eclipses are visible somewhere on Earth about every year and a half, according to NASA. What is an eclipse?

THE CANADIAN PRESSThe moon covers the sun during a partial solar eclipse in Victoria on August 21, 2017. The eclipse enters the U.S. from Lincoln City, Oregon, at 9.05am (EST) as a partial solar eclipse, becoming a total eclipse at 10.16am (EST), and will leave United States shores at at 2.44pm (EST) near Columbia, South Carolina.

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How often do partial solar eclipses occur? We're updating this post with photos and tweets from our trip to see the eclipse.

Over the weekend, millions of Americans crowded into the narrow celestial interstate from OR to SC known as the "path of totality", where a total solar eclipse appeared briefly on Monday. ─ AP The sun's corona is visible as the moon passes in front of the sun during a total solar eclipse at Big Summit Prairie ranch in Oregon's Ochoco National Forest near the city of Mitchell, USA.

Scotland, MD- The Great American Solar Eclipse 2017 has come and gone. In Greenville, the moon began covering the sun shortly after 1 p.m. and reached its moment of complete obscuration for about two minutes at 2:38 p.m.

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The entire eclipse will take a total of four hours, four minutes to make its way across the nation.

Understanding more about how the Sun works, and how solar flares emerge, can help protect astronauts in space as well as electrical grids on Earth.

Here's How to Make Your Own Eclipse Viewing Device!

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