The total solar eclipse happens on Aug. 21 and it will last less than a minute in some places, while a partial eclipse can be visible for an hour or more.
Depending on the weather, if you live anywhere in the USA, you’ll be able to see at least a partial eclipse. But the best time to watch depends on where you live.
So how do you know when to head outside and look up?
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USA Today reports the celestial show starts in Oregon at 9:05 a.m. PT, and will reach totality at 10:17 a.m. PT.
The last glimpse of the moon’s shadow will fade out near Charleston, S.C. at 4:10 p.m. ET.
The view will be the best for those lucky enough to be in the ?path of totality? which crosses these 12 states: Oregon, Idaho, Wyoming, Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina.