North Carolina Total Eclipse Guide: Commemorative Official Keepsake Guidebook 2017

North Carolina Total Eclipse Guide: Commemorative Official Keepsake Guidebook 2017

by Aaron Linsdau


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Note: Try your local bookstore, as they may still have stock of printed books. If it’s too late for you to order a printed copy of the book, purchase an eBook edition. It has all of the same information as the printed edition. The eBook will help you understand the eclipse, give you specifics on how to photograph it, what the times are for different locations, and how to protect your eyes from permanent injury.

North Carolina Total Eclipse Guide: Commemorative Official Keepsake Guidebook

On August 21, a remarkable event will occur over North Carolina. A rare total eclipse will pass directly over the state. If you are planning to view the total eclipse in North Carolina, you need the North Carolina Total Eclipse Guide.

This book has everything you need to know about viewing and photographing the eclipse across the state. In it, you will find some of the secret locations locals know.

Why Buy the North Carolina Total Eclipse Guide?

Where should you watch the eclipse from? How will you find these locations? If you have never been to North Carolina before, you might get lost. You don't want to be lost on the big day of the eclipse! The book even will tell you exactly where to stand if you want to see the eclipse directly over the North Carolina. This commemorative official guide has information on lodging, travel and local secrets.


The book contains photography exposure settings for your camera. If you’re interested in creating a stunning photo of the sun’s corona, the book tells you the aperture, shutter speed, and ISO settings you’ll need. You will find a wealth of information about how to safely and successfully photograph this rare total eclipse that will traverse the United States.

Guides for the Twelve States Under the Main Part of the Totality

See other state eclipse guides, purchase wholesale or signed author copies at the publisher website:

If online retailers are out of stock, purchase directly from your local bookstore.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781944986148
Publisher: Sastrugi Press
Publication date: 06/01/2017
Pages: 70
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.15(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 4

All About North Carolina 6

Overview of North Carolina 6

Weather 11

Forest Fires 13

Road Closures Due to Fires 14

Wilderness and Forest Park Safety 15

Eclipse Day Safety 17

All About Eclipses 19

Total vs Partial Eclipse 20

Early Myth & Astronomy 22

Contemporary American Solar Phenomena 24

Future American Eclipses 26

Viewing and Photographing the Eclipse 27

Planning Ahead 28

Understanding Sun Position 29

Eclipse Data for Selected Locations 31

Eclipse Photography 31

Eclipse Photography Gear 34

Camera Phones 36

Viewing Locations Around North Carolina 43

Remember the North Carolina Total Eclipse 65

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