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Great North American Eclipse - August 21st, 2017
A 4 DAY CAMPING TRIP EXPEDITION FROM AUGUST 19TH TO THE 21ST TO THE BEST PLACE TO WATCH THIS EVENT IN SOUTHERN ILLINOIS. DON'T MISS IT!
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LOTS OF CURIOSITY AND EXCITEMENT!!!
Millions of Americans will see the sight of a lifetime on August 21, 2017 when a rare total solar eclipse sweeps the nation from Oregon to South Carolina. Day turns to night for two minutes and the sky's most beautiful spectacle, the Sun's corona, reveals itself in grandeur.
The eclipse will have a magnitude of[masked] and will be visible from a narrow corridor through the United States. The longest duration of totality will be 2 minutes 41.6 seconds at 37°38′12″N 89°15′24″W in Shawnee National Forest just south of Carbondale, Illinois and the greatest extent will be between Hopkinsville, Kentucky and Princeton, Kentucky. It will be the first total solar eclipse visible from the southeastern United States since the solar eclipse of March 7, 1970.