Eclipse in Six

Solar eclipses have captured the imagination, provoked fear, and changed the course of history. The August 21, 2017 Total Solar Eclipse across America will be seen by millions on four continents. For some, it will have been the first time they have seen a solar eclipse. NASA wants to know what the eclipse was like for you. What was your experience? How did you feel?

Let us know what the eclipse meant to you in 6 words. Submit your experience to "Eclipse in Six" in the form below . We will list it with the other entries on our NASA eclipse website and include it in our time capsule for opening on the event of the next total solar eclipse across America on April 8, 2024.

You can also make a submission on Twitter with #Eclipsein6

“I was stunned at its beauty”

National Aeronautics and Space Administration