Missouri solar eclipse map. A solar eclipse occurs when the moon passes between earth and the sun thereby totally or partly obscuring the image of the sun for a viewer on earth. The percentage values give the maximum partial solar eclipse obscuration. Click image for large map. 21 2017 something is going to happen in the united states that has not happened since 1918.
This is the penumbral area for the july 2 2019 solar eclipse. During a total solar eclipse the skies darken suddenly and the air gets noticeably colder facing by about 10of 55oc says fred espenak a famed eclipse expert and retired nasa astrophysicist. A total solar eclipse will take place on monday april 8 2024 visible across north america. 21 2017 skies darkened from oregon to south carolina in the first total solar eclipse visible from coast to coast across the united states in 99 years.
On 21 august many will look up to the sky to witness this phenomenon will you be one of them. A total solar eclipse. Rare solar eclipse in 2017 and another one in 2024 will mark giant x across us. You can see the sky darken and streetlamp light up as the car goes through.
Googles street view car drove through the edge of totality in missouri during the 2017 total solar eclipse. The solar eclipse of august 21 2017 dubbed the great american eclipse by the media was a total solar eclipse visible within a band that spanned the entire contiguous united states passing from the pacific to the atlantic coasts. The last 7 years. The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in kansas city.
Millions of people will soon travel to a narrow strip in america to witness a rare event.