Total Eclipse of the Sun

Basic Info

March 13, 2024 - March 13, 2024
McKinley Birthplace Home and Research Center
40 S Main St
Niles, Ohio 44446






McKinley Memorial Library
Eclipse Mckinley

This presentation at the McKinley Birthplace Home and Research Center explains the total solar eclipse that will take place on April 8, 2024.

The physics and geometry of an eclipse will be explained, including the relative motion of the Moon, Earth, and Sun. Also covered will be the continued importance of eclipses to the scientific community, as well as the importance of this particular eclipse. Safe watching sources of information will be provided. Presented by NASA Senior Aerospace Engineer Craig H. Williams. Registration is required at 330-652-1704, ext. 3.