On Monday Aug. 21, the moon’s shadow will block the sun and people in Oregon will have some of the best views. The eclipse will begin at 9:06 a.m. in Portland. The morning sky will change to dusk then darkness as the shadow covers 99 percent of the sun by 10:19 a.m. By 11:38 a.m. typical daylight will return.
The total eclipse, where the sun will be 100 percent covered, will be visible in a band about 25 miles south of Multnomah County.
Check out these six safety tips for the Solar Eclipse 2017 in English, or download and share the translated tips below: