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Solar Eclipse August 2017

Solar eclipse, ensued when moon come is the line of sight of sun and Earth.

Even more the huge differences in the size of bodies of these masses, whole eclipse can cause full darkness in the atmosphere.

American eclipse

This August Eclipse is coming to America, specifically on 21th August. American People are ready to see it live

Solar Eclipse glasses demands

Everyone know that we cannot view this scenario live, so Solar Eclipse Glasses are in great demand now a days.

Furthermore Glasses are designed in a way that filter out dangerous rays, making this amazing view safe for us.

Different types of lenses are available that are optimized specially to remove harmful waves and are mostly used than glasses.

Solar Eclipse detailed Overview:

You will be amazed to know this interesting fact ,distance of sun from earth is 400 time greater than moon and diameter of sun is also 400 time greater than moon .

Consequently sun and moon looked the same when viewed from earth.

Total Eclipses are rare, they almost occur about every 18th month.

The longest Total Eclipse occurred about of 7 minutes in 1973.

Important Note:

  1. Pregnant women not to go in direct contact in the light during Eclipse.
  2. As a result, the must stay in home under roof and must not be doing any type of physical activity during that time for the wellbeing of child, Doctors prescribe bed rest at the time of eclipse.
  3. Some cases are reported of deformed children in which pregnant women remain in direct contact of rays of Solar Eclipse, so if someone in your families is pregnant please tell them to take this precaution
  4. Children must also stay inside the home and must not have direct eye contact on eclipse.

It is the most awaited and most popular event of August 2017.

More on: bbc




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