Total Solar Eclipse

  • Released Tuesday, May 13th, 2008
  • Updated Wednesday, May 3rd, 2023 at 1:55PM
  • ID: 20138

On Friday, 2008 August 01, a total eclipse of the Sun will be visible from within a narrow coridor that traverses half the Earth. This animation shows the Moon passing between the Earth and Sun.


Please give credit for this item to:
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Conceptual Image Lab