Explore the map and click on any destination to get length of totality and eclipse start times. All times are listed in UTC so you will need to adjust the start time for the St. Louis area by subtracting 5 hours from the listed time (eg. 18:16:50 pm = 1:16:50 pm CST)
The St. Louis Eclipse Task force has been working since 2014 to raise awareness of the August 21, 2017 Total Solar Eclipse. Our task force includes leaders from over 100 organizations such as schools, cities, parks, associations and businesses. In 2016, we delivered more than 100 programs to area schools, libraries, cities, parks and business to raise awareness of this historic event which has not happened in St. Louis since the year 1442.
As Perry County prepares for the Great American Eclipse and its’ two minutes and forty seconds of totality an entire weekend of science and fun-filled related events have emerged for the enjoyment of local residents and eclipse enthusiasts that will travel nationally and internationally to Perry County for the first total solar eclipse of its kind in Missouri.
The Perryville Area Chamber of Commerce has announced that they will host the Perryville Solarfest, August 18-19, 2017 a two-day festival including a parade, live music, carnival, vendors and much more. Area businesses are jumping on board including such attractions as The Sky Dome mobile planetarium brought to you by Coldwell Banker Professional Associates that will guide you on a Missouri night sky tour.
On Saturday, August 19th, Perry County Commissioners will be unveiling a newly designed sundial on their courthouse lawn commemorating the 2017 Great American Eclipse and rededicating their historically renovated 1904 county courthouse.
On Sunday, August 20th, TG Missouri will be sponsoring a Perryville Super Solar Sunday Mudfest obstacle course emphasizing the need for a clean planet. Perry County