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If you don't fully and clearly understand how to safely view a solar eclipse and if you can't indisputably verify that your eclipse viewing equipment is 100 percent certified safe, then we highly recommend that you don't attempt to view the solar eclipse on August 21, 2017, or any other solar eclipse.
For the definitive source on how to safely view a solar eclipse, see the pages on viewing safety by the American Astronomical Society and NASA.
For the definitive source on eclipse local circumstance details, including the precise start time, end time, and duration of totality for your exact location, see NASA's interactive Google eclipse map.
NASA IS REPORTING THAT UNSAFE ECLIPSE GLASSES ARE BEING DISTRIBUTED
THE AMERICAN ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY HAS RELEASED A LIST OF REPUTABLE MANUFACTURERS AND SELLERS OF ECLIPSE GLASSES AND VIEWERS
QUARTZ ARTICLE ABOUT UNSAFE ECLIPSE GLASSES AND COUNTERFEIT ECLIPSE GLASSES PRINTED WITH NAMES OF REPUTABLE MANUFACTURERS
IF YOU ORDERED ECLIPSE GLASSES PURPORTEDLY MADE BY A REPUTABLE MANUFACTURER THROUGH AMAZON, MAKE SURE AMAZON DIDN'T SEND YOU KNOCK-OFFS. THE AMERICAN ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY PROVIDES GUIDANCE ON HOW TO TELL IF YOUR ECLIPSE GLASSES ARE SAFE