NASA Issues Warning About Unsafe Eclipse Viewing Glasses

Posted July 22, 2017

Both Kansas City and St. Louis, Mo., are barely outside the path, though parts of the cities' metropolitan areas will see the total eclipse.

The solar eclipse is coming.

"This event will rival the moon landing of 1969 as a landmark event for a new generation", said Madhulika Guhathakurta, NASA lead scientist for the 2017 eclipse.

NEVER LOOK DIRECTLY AT THE SUN even during the eclipse, without approved protection!

If you've been looking online, you've probably read throw-away lines about not being able to see the eclipse because of clouds.

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Arnold and Brake said, due to the placement of the eclipse's totality path, Oklahomans will be able experience 85 percent obscuration of the sun, maximum.

UO particle physicist Jim Brau will be immersed in the sold-out crowds, delivering a speech on solar science at the OMSI Solar Eclipse Viewing Party in Salem, which is the first of five state capitals that the total eclipse will visit August 21. A satellite party also goes down at Daley Plaza, where you eclipse glasses will also be distributed, while they last, and check out telescope viewing. If you're in the dark part of that shadow, you'll see a total eclipse. When the Sky Goes Dark gives picture examples that explains what occurs during an eclipse.

"In a narrow strip of land that stretches from OR to SC, known as the path of totality, people will be witness to a total eclipse of the sun - one of the most awesome displays in nature", says Gutsch.

Kentucky State Parks will be participating in the Aug. 21 Great American Solar Eclipse with fun and educational events during July and August.

Unfortunately, this doesn't happen because the moon's orbit around the earth is tilted 5 degrees.

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If you plan to travel, plan ahead and leave early - traffic will probably be a nightmare, as millions of people are expected to pour into SC for the eclipse. However, participating in eclipse activities inside the museum is included with general admission.

NASA will have a live stream of the event here.

Though the Joliet eclipse will not be total, Dcruz said, "We'll see the sun covered 88.4 percent by the moon at the peak, which is 1:19 p.m". Seek expert advice from an astronomer before using a solar filter with a camera, a telescope, binoculars, or any other optical device.

How to safely view the eclipse?

Events such as this intrigue people and spark an interest in science, she added. Children should have adult supervision.

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