The solar eclipse of August 21, 2017.

On Monday, August 21, 2017, there was a spectacular solar eclipse that unfolded across North America. Here are my pictures of the eclipse as seen from West Palm Beach, Florida. To take these pictures, I held up my solar viewing glasses to the camera lens and used a low exposure setting to accommodate the brightness of the sun.

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1:32pm

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1:49pm

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2:28pm

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2:45pm

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2:53pm

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2:59pm

During the peak of the eclipse, the sunlight began to diminish slightly. It was still sunny only it wasn’t as bright. In fact I noticed that the traffic lights were shining brighter.

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3:14pm

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3:49pm

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4:05pm

By 4:19pm, the show was over.

Even though Florida didn’t get the total eclipse, it was still a spectacular view nonetheless.

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