Watch the solar eclipse live right here!

Watch the solar eclipse live right here!

The next total solar eclipse will be viewable in Argentina on July 2, 2019.

As a result, a lot of Americans are traveling to watch the eclipse and buying things like eclipse glasses.

Be sure to take pictures of the full moon, before the full or partial eclipse to get an idea of the size of the moon, especially if you are taking photos with a hand held camera.

However, if for whatever reason you are not able to witness the event, don't lose heart as the wait for the next total eclipse won't be too long. The university also has many events planned for Monday's eclipse. So you can see why we need to ask for your help. While solar eclipses aren't uncommon, this one is significant. Why? It will track from Texas to Maine.

"During the eclipse itself, the supply of solar radiation will be greatly reduced", Haney said.

Emily Gaudet
Emily Gaudet

While South Florida is not in the path of totality, it will still be a sight to see in our area.

April, 8, 2024 there will be a total solar eclipse in western Europe, North America, some of northern South America and the Arctic. "As the sky darkens, we will likely notice a cool off into - perhaps 70s - close to the peak at around 2:45 PM".

But how much do you know about this incredible space spectacle? It also makes this ABC News report covering the 1979 solar eclipse all the more hard to watch. NASA have stated that next total eclipse to be visible in the United States will take place on April 8, 2024, so hopefully the world will be in better shape by then.

Two years ago Ireland enjoyed a near total solar eclipse, but a complete one hasn't happened since 1727 nor will one be seen again until 2090. Fourteen states, from OR to SC, will be in the path of totality, and the totality path will be about 70 miles wide.

Today is the day that an wonderful total solar eclipse is happening.