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Eastern Idaho identified as one of the best places to view the August 21, 2017's total solar eclipse

August 21, 2017 - Total Solar Eclipse

According to Astronomy Magazine (, the August 21, 2017 total solar eclipse will be the first in the continental U.S. in 38 years. Everyone in the US will see a partial eclipse, but Ashton, Idaho is lucky enough to lie on the center line where totality can be observed for 1 minute and 34 seconds with partial phase starting at 10:16 (MDT), and totality scheduled at 11:34:12AM.

Event Location: 
Eastern Idaho