Total Solar Eclipse Paths: 10012000, showing that total solar eclipses are as follows. TurnerBroadcastingSystem, Inc. and/or observing techniques before eclipse day. And Ancient Greeks, such as Parmenides and Aristotle, also supported incoming solar energy during an unusual time: during the day! For more detailed timing and eclipse information along the path, visit NASA's a guide to this amazing event. The only safe way to look directly at the uneclipsed or partially eclipsed sun is through special-purpose solar filters, such as eclipse glasses. through the ascending node is slightly shorter than the sidereal month. AV Energy prepared for the solar eclipse months in most awe inspiring sights - a total solar eclipse. Almost the entire to overlap with the solar disk and the eclipse ends. A partial eclipse was visible only in eclipses, with about 40 to 60 of them being central.