The total solar eclipse will begin on Tuesday, March 8 at 6:19 p.m. ET and last through 11:34 p.m. ET. The most spectacular part of the event, when the Moon is directly in front of the Sun, will take place at 8:59 p.m. ET.
Produced by Emmanuel Ocbazghi. Original reporting by Jessica Orwig.
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