Tuesday, August 22, 2017

2017 Total Solar Eclipse: View from Washington State, USA


The Moon is seen as it starts passing in front of the Sun during a solar eclipse from Ross Lake, Northern Cascades National Park, Washington on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. A total solar eclipse swept across a narrow portion of the contiguous United States from Lincoln Beach, Oregon to Charleston, South Carolina. A partial solar eclipse was visible across the entire North American continent along with parts of South America, Africa, and Europe.

NASA eclipse info: eclipse2017.nasa.gov

Northern Cascades National Park
nps.gov/noca/index.htm

Credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls
Location: Washington (state), United States
Release Date: August 21, 2017


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