Dedicated to the safe observation of the
A Total Solar Eclipse is Coming to the United States!
Your use of this site is contingent on your understanding and agreement that you have read this link, you agree with its contents, and you will comply with all the rules of common sense and well established protocols for eye safety when observing any solar phenomenon.
"...And we'll see YOU... in the shadow!!"

Did you order glasses from us? Are you worried about the big recall?
How do you know the glasses you got from us were safe to use?

Eclipse2017.org is on the American Astronomical Society's approved vendor list for eclipse glasses!

Also, please read the blog post we wrote about the safety of glasses ordered from Eclipse2017.org!


Latest News

2017 Eclipse Blog / FAQ



the-distance-from-in-to-still-see-totality

Answered questions about the eclipseCategory: Questionsthe-distance-from-in-to-still-see-totality
Marie asked 1 month ago

I\’ve read through questions and answers to try and figure out how close to the line of totality I need to be. I will be in Andrews, NC, but rather stay on Lake Nantahala for viewing. It is 15 miles away from the path of totality. I am listening to your advice to BE IN THE PATH, but how far away from the center line can I be to still see it\’s awesomeness? Thank you so much for all your information and help. 

1 Answers
Admin Staff answered 1 month ago

You have to be in the path.  Outside the path it is not awesome.  Inside the path, it is.  Don’t worry about centerline as much as being IN the path!

©2007-2017 Eclipse2017.org, inc. All Rights Reserved.