The Rare Natural Phenomenon In Virginia That Will Go Down In History
By Beth|Published July 25, 2017
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Charlottesville. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
Residents of Virginia will want to mark their calendars for August 21st, 2017 as the day when our state experiences part of an incredibly rare natural phenomenon. For the first time since 1918, a total solar eclipse will be visible from the U.S. While Virginia doesn’t happen to fall in the path where viewers can see the total eclipse, a partial eclipse will still be visible. Here’s what you need to know for this not-to-be-missed event: