The eclipse will follow over the southern end of South America, with people in certain regions of Chile and Argentina able to personally witness the full solar eclipse in clear weather. Well-placed boats or ships in parts of the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans can also have a chance to see the total solar eclipse.
People in a band outside of the narrow path of totality should be able to catch a partial solar eclipse that looks like a bite from the sun. View the map from NASA to see the boundaries of the viewing zone.
The coronavirus pandemic threatened to put a damper on the eclipse live streams, but the Exploratorium in San Francisco has worked out a live telescope power supply with help from the University of Santiago, Chile. The stream begins at 8:02 a.m.PT on Dec. 14 on the Exploratorium’s Facebook page and YouTube channel.
Time and Date also offers a live stream from Chile’s Villarrica Volcano starting at 6:30 a.m. PT.
If you are one of the lucky few to see the solar eclipse on the ground, heed the usual warnings. Never look directly into the sun. Use proper eclipse glasses, or.
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