2017 Total Solar Eclipse

View of the United States during the total solar eclipse in Aug. 21, 2017. Credits: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Moon Covering the Earth.

2017 Total Solar Eclipse

South Carolina was a prime location for a total solar eclipse crossing the U.S. for the first time since 1918. On Aug. 21, 2017, the eclipse entered South Carolina at approximately 1:07 pm (EDT). Totality ended at 2:48 pm (EDT) near Charleston. Watch the archived video.