PHOTOS: Southern California's view of the Great American Eclipse

Monday, August 21, 2017 01:50PM
Large crowds of people seen watching the solar eclipse at Griffith Observatory on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017.
A view of the Great American Eclipse through an ABC7 camera in Glendale on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017.
Cloudy skies surround the Great American Eclipse from a view in Southern California on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017.
A view of the Great American Eclipse from a telescope on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. (Marassa Burrito/Twitter)
Eclipse fans at Griffith Park use a box to view the total solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017.
The Great American Eclipse transforms a hole in a paper into the shape of a half-moon on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. (Lera Bishop/Twitter)
The Great American Eclipse appears yellow in Corona on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. (Ryan K/Twitter)
A crescent moon-like image appears as the solar eclipse is seen over Southern California on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017.
The Great American Eclipse through a camera on the West Coast Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. (Natty Nat/Twitter)
A bright sun appears during the solar eclipse in Glendale on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017.
LOS ANGELES - See photos of Monday's solar eclipse in Southern California, where 60 percent of the sun was blocked by the moon.

The stellar sighting was the first coast-to-coast total eclipse in nearly a century.

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People in what's called the "pathway of totality" -- a narrow corridor stretching from Oregon to South Carolina -- saw the moon completely cover the sun. Southern California and the rest of the nation saw a partial eclipse.

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The partial eclipse took place between 9:05 a.m. and 11:44 a.m.

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