National Weather Service shares what an eclipse will look like from space

People from around the world are anxiously awaiting the arrival of the total solar eclipse that will take place on Aug. 21.

Those across the U.S. will have a pretty good view of the eclipse, but have you ever wondered what the eclipse looks like from space?

Thanks to the National Weather Service in Spokane, Washington, you need to wonder no more.

The NWS Twitter account tweeted out a GIF from NASA that shows the earth with the moon's shadow moving across the planet.

This perspective adds a completely different and interesting look at the breathtaking phenomena.

You can learn more about the upcoming eclipse on our website at

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