For the first time in nearly a century, a total solar eclipse will be visible across the United States. This means that the sun will completely disappear for a brief period in the middle of the day, plunging the state into a bizarre few moments of darkness. South Carolina is right in the direct path of this once-in-a-lifetime phenomenon.

Here’s more about this incredible event and how you can witness it.

To learn more about this amazing event, check out the official website for the Great American Eclipse here.

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