Total Solar Eclipse 2017 - On Monday, August 21, 2017, all of North America will be treated to an eclipse of the sun. Anyone within the path of totality can see one of nature’s most awe inspiring sigh
The one thing everyone knows about silica gel is that you can’t eat it, and the one thing everyone knows about the solar eclipse is that you can’t look at it-at least, not without special solar eclipse glasses. But eating a little bit of silica gel won't hurt you. But can't you get away with just a little bit of looking at the eclipse? (to find out the answer if you could just peek at the eclipse click on this site)
Another total solar eclipse will be visible in the United States on April 8, 2024. The total eclipse will be visible in Mexico, the central US and east Canada.
There are four different types of solar eclipse, namely Partial eclipse, Annular eclipse, Total Eclipse and Hybrid Eclipse.
Most calendar years have 2 solar eclipse. The maximum number of eclipse that can take place in the same year is 5, but this is rare.
After the August 21, 2017 eclipse, the next total solar eclipse visible from North America will be April 8, 2024.
.1 A solar eclipse is when the moon orbits the earth, the the moon moves between the sun and the earth. During the solar eclipse, the moon casts a shadow into earth.