The greatest duration will only last for a mere 2 minutes and 41.6 seconds in Makanda. Parts of South America, Africa, Europe and Asia will also experience a partial eclipse.
Notre Dame also plans to give out glasses the day of the eclipse near the Jordan Hall of Science.
DON'T look at the sun while using binoculars or a telescope. This would mimic the way the moon is casting a shadow on the earth. But shadows will become sharper and the Sun is reduced to a crescent.
Cool, but not almost as cool as the real deal for the seasoned sky-watchers.
Dague is headed to Greenville, S.C., for the eclipse.
Stormtracker 18 Weather said it will get gradually darker until 1:10 p.m. and then gradually lighten. And be sure to put them on and take them off looking away from the sun.
Eclipse enthusiasts have been planning their trips well in advance, so lodging might be hard to come by near the totality.
The Forest Preserve District of Will County is hosting a "Drop-in Solar Eclipse" program from 11:30 a.m.to 2 p.m. august 21 at the Four Rivers Environmental Education Center in Channahon. You can replicate an eclipse by holding a flashlight and waving your hand slowly across it.
Though solar eclipses aren't necessarily once-in-a-lifetime events, they are rare, especially one like this year's, which goes across so much of the country. Now you're basically watching the eclipse and not losing any vision.
Keep your fingers crossed for no cloud cover. Evening will be easiest viewing before the bright moon comes up, there just won't be many at that time.
"Nightfall during the middle of the day, birds roosting, insects chirping", Brady said. The night before the eclipse, winners will do some star gazing in a "custom-built geodesic dome" with two National Geographic Explorers, an astrophysicist and night-sky photographer in Oregon.
That's because the I-5 corridor through Seattle, which is notorious for its congestion, will be packed with morning commuters - as well as eclipse tourists, Treece said.
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