The astounding eclipse of 2017
A once in a lifetime shot, was made by someone as they were able to capture one of the most remember able and stunning eclipse photographs ever taken. Not since the year 1918, has an eclipse such as this stretched across the United States. Millions of curious onlookers from not only the USA, but from around the world—tuned in to see this amazing phenomena happen.
All of this is quite incredible and still has people talking about it days later. Events such as these, only happen just a few times during someones life. It is important to make the most of these events. Other things may well be on the way, which will impact everyone’s life upon Earth.
Those who were lucky enough to live within the focused path of the eclipse, were able to experience what is known as Totality. There were a staggering amount of photographs taken from this amazing moment in time.
For an eclipse such as this, the complete duration can actually last up to 7.5 minutes. The width of the eclipse path reaches around 99 miles wide. While this happens, the Earth’s surface is around 10,000 miles long. An almost identical eclipses happens after 18 years and 11 days.
The following photos were some of the standouts as seen below, they have now become immortalized in some way. A number of people sported special glasses while watching this event. Even the President and his family, took a moment to glance at the dark filled sky.