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Five Images of the US Total Eclipse

By Woodrow Bellamy III | August 21, 2017

Photo, courtesy of NASA.

Photo courtesy of NASA

The total solar eclipse Monday was the first time one has occurred and was visible from the U.S. in more than 30 years. Relive the experience below with some of the best pictures captured by NASA.

An image captured by NASA of the moon transiting across the sun.

Photo, courtesy of NASA.

Photo courtesy of NASA

A silhouette of the International Space Station with a crew of six on board as it transits across the sun at approximately five miles per second. NASA captured this image from Ross Lake, Northern Cascades National Park, Washington. On board as part of Expedition 52 include NASA astronauts Peggy Whitson, Jack Fischer, and Randy Bresnik; Russian cosmonauts Fyodor Yurchikhin and Sergey Ryazanskiy; and European Space Agency astronaut Paolo Nespoli. 

Photo Credit: (NASA/Bill Ingalls)

Photo courtesy of NASA/Bill Ingalls

This full-disk geocolor image from GOES-16 shows the shadow of the moon covering a large portion of the northwestern U.S. 

Photo, courtesy of NASA.

Photo courtesy of NASA

The moon is seen passing in front of the sun at the point of the maximum of the partial solar eclipse near Banner, Wyoming.

Photo Credit: (NASA/Joel Kowsky)

Photo courtesy of NASA/Joel Kowsky

The total solar eclipse as captured from Idaho Falls, Idaho.

Photo, courtesy of NASA.

Photo courtesy of NASA

Check out NASA's entire photo gallery of the eclipse.

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