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General information and library resources for the solar eclipse on April 8th, 2024.

What is a solar eclipse?

"During a solar eclipse, the moon completely blocks the sun while it passes between the sun and earth. The sky will darken as if it were dawn or dusk..." (NASA, 2024). 

Solar Eclipse Highlights

Date: Monday, April 8th

Time: Cleveland, OH will experience totality between 3:13-3:17 PM EDT (See National Weather Service).

Best viewing locations: From Texas to Canada, see the best places to view the 2024 total solar eclipse at Scientific American


Solar eclipse 2017

Photo courtesy of Joe Peterlin, Lakeland astronomy instructor

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