Solar Eclipse Safety

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Your eye health is important so make sure you wear special glasses that are ISO complaint and CE Certified to protect your eyes during the solar eclipse on Monday August 21, 2017.

Check with local science museums, schools and astronomy clubs for eclipse glasses—or purchase an ISO 12312-2 compliant and CE certified pair of these special shades!

 

 

The total solar eclipse on August 21, 2017 will last approximately 90 minutes and most people will be outdoors for this historic event.

A solar eclipse is one of nature’s grandest spectacles. Looking directly at the Sun is unsafe except during the brief phase of a solar eclipse, known as totality. The only safe way to look directly at the uneclipsed or partially eclipsed sun is through special-purpose solar filters, such as eclipse glasses or hand held-solar viewers.

By following these simple rules, you can safely enjoy the view and be rewarded with memories to last a lifetime.  https://eclipse2017.nasa.gov/safety  or  http://sema.dps.mo.gov/eclipse2017

Eclipse Communities in Missouri

You MUST be in the path shown below in order to see totality

Depending upon where you are in Missouri, the eclipse will begin between 11:30 a.m. and noon.

It will continue until between 2:30 p.m. and 3 p.m.

Eclipse Path on Missouri Map

 

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