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The 2017 Solar Eclipse from the shores of Palisades Reservoir, Idaho

Stand on the shores of Palisades Reservoir, Idaho as the moon’s shadow passes over you and the crowds around you cheer. This awe-inspiring moment of totality, when a new moon blocks the sun’s light during a solar eclipse, was captured in this time lapse video by The Salt Lake Tribune during the Aug. 21, 2017 solar event.

For a closer look at The Solar Eclipse, seen from the US to space, watch this video from The New York Times:

Follow this with Eclipses Throughout Our Universe and Solar Eclipse 2015: BBC Stargazing Live Video.

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