See a total eclipse in the US.

See a total eclipse in the US.

Somewhere in the US where it's unlikely to be cloudy · Sunday, August 20, 2017 at 7:00 PM - Monday, August 21, 2017 at 9:00 AM (Timezone: America/Los_Angeles)

OK, so I'm doing this just because I like the idea of having an event invitation float around on facebook for 7 years. However, seeing a total eclipse is apparently one of those must-do-at-least-once-in-your-life sorts of activities. Given that the Earth is mostly water and total eclipses are rare, you're very lucky if you don't have to go to Tuvalu or some other backwater to see ... [read more]
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  • Mirko Giovinazzi
    1 year, 10 months ago


  • Jonathan
    3 years ago

    On my birthday!

  • Kristin Kramer
    3 years, 1 month ago

    The best place is Hopkinsville Ky, but I've also read the best place is in Bowling Green, Ky. -- I grew up there and haven't been back in over 20 years, so I plan to visit then and compare my memories of 1984 with the reality of 2017 a few days after my birthday - I think it will be cool :-)

  • Cathy Matusiak Camarse
    3 years, 9 months ago

    Should be cool. Hope I'm still around and the weather's good. Of course, if I'm still in Texas it will likely be very hot and sunny.

  • Mike Bryan
    4 years, 3 months ago

    I wish the weather to be fine so that it will be visible.

  • Webb Johnson
    4 years, 3 months ago

    I wonder if Facebook will be around then.

  • Jim Fenton
    4 years, 5 months ago

    I went to see the March 9, 1970 total eclipse in Virginia Beach, and would love to see another.

  • Phil Lavoie
    4 years, 6 months ago

    Woo Hoo, I can't wait!

  • Kevin Marks
    4 years, 7 months ago

    I missed the 1999 UK one by being here in the US, so I should make an effort for this one.

  • Heidi Reyes
    4 years, 7 months ago

    I'll be there!

  • P. F. Anderson
    4 years, 7 months ago

    I love watching total eclipses. Count me in!

  • Andrew Nystrom
    4 years, 8 months ago

    Robert, always knew you were a Long Now futurist.

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