This animation takes you on a flyover of the path of total eclipse on August 21, 2017. Nature's grandest sight, a total eclipse of the Sun, passes over the USA from Oregon to South Carolina. The Moon's shadow, where everyone will see the breathtaking sight of totality, races across the USA in 93 minutes. Learn more at GreatAmericanEclipse.com
This animation is built with advanced GIS software, ArcGIS Pro, using detailed imagery base map draped on a elevation model. The figures for the Moon's shadow are by Ernie Wright of NASA's Scientific Visualization Studio, see svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/cgi-bin/details.cgi?aid=4515 for details.
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