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  2. While most of the country saw a partial eclipse, in which the sun is only partially blocked by the moon, other areas went into total darkness as the moon moves in between the sun and the Earth.
  3. The totality reached the West Coast of the United States – between the Oregon cities of Newport and Lincoln City – at 10:16 a.m. PT. That is 1:16 ET.
  4. The eclipse ended at 2:49 p.m. ET as the moon’s shadow moves off the Atlantic coast.
  5. Here's what happened across the U.S.:
  6. Aug. 21, 2017 4:00 PM EDT
  7. 3:00 PM EDT
  8. JACKSON, WY - AUGUST 21: The sun is partially eclipsed in the first phase of a total eclipse in Grand Teton National Park on August 21, 2017 outside Jackson, Wyoming. Thousands of people have flocked to the Jackson and Teton National Park area for the 2017 solar eclipse which will be one of the areas that will experience a 100% eclipse on Monday August 21, 2017.  (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)
    JACKSON, WY - AUGUST 21: The sun is partially eclipsed in the first phase of a total eclipse in Grand Teton National Park on August 21, 2017 outside Jackson, Wyoming. Thousands of people have flocked to the Jackson and Teton National Park area for the 2017 solar eclipse which will be one of the areas that will experience a 100% eclipse on Monday August 21, 2017. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)
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