Eclipse Overview

Total Eclipse Wordmark

Citizen scientists contributed over 80,000 air temperature measurements and nearly 20,000 clouds observations during the 2017 solar eclipse. While the Eclipse tool is not currently active in the GLOBE Observer app, you can still analyze eclipse data with your participants or start preparing for an upcoming solar eclipse.

Data Analysis - Eclipse

Analyze Eclipse Data

Did your museum or library host a big event for the 2017 eclipse? Invite your participants back to take a look at the observations collected by citizen scientists. Learn more about accessing and analyzing eclipse data here.


Upcoming Dates - Eclipse

Upcoming Events

Check back for more resources before upcoming eclipses.

July 2, 2019 - South America

December 14, 2020 - South America

April 8, 2024 - North America

Eclipse Activities

Sun Funnel - a DIY projector that attaches to a telescope.

A sun funnel is a DIY projector that attaches to a telescope for safe solar viewing. Find this activity and more on NASA's Eclipse 2017 webpage.