On Monday, August 21, 2017 the City of Columbia experienced a Total Solar Eclipse and all citizens are encouraged to please take preventive measures to ensure your safety and security while traveling and viewing the eclipse. The City of Columbia provides definitive information on the sequence of the total Solar Eclipse and how to safely view the eclipse with your eclipse glasses.
City Offices to Open on August 21
Frequently Asked Questions
The City of Columbia is will experience the Total Solar Eclipse during the following hours:
Eclipse begins at 1:13 p.m. – eclipse glasses on
Totality begins at 2:41 p.m. – eclipse glasses off
Totality ends at 2:44 p.m. – eclipse glasses on
End of eclipse at 4:06 p.m.