Total Solar Eclipse Experience

Julie Brisset – Research Scientist

Location: Lyons, OR

Coordinates: 44°46’46.7″ N, 122°37’02.4″ W

Start time of totality: 10:17 AM (PDT)

Duration of totality: 2min 1s


 “I’m not sure how to describe the eclipse other than that it was a once-in-a-lifetime experience. We had very clear skies and it got noticeably cooler towards the total eclipse. Then, during the time it was total, there was like a 360° sunrise around.”