State

Kentucky’s eclipse in 12 photos: A match made in the heavens

The crowd goes wild as the sky goes dark

A view of the total solar eclipse from Orchardale Farm in Cerulean, Ky. Thousands watch from the point of greatest eclipse just outside Hopkinsville.
Up Next
A view of the total solar eclipse from Orchardale Farm in Cerulean, Ky. Thousands watch from the point of greatest eclipse just outside Hopkinsville.

The phases of total solar eclipse as seen from one of the best vantage points in Kentucky, Orchardale Farm in Cerulean on Monday afternoon.

eclipse sequence(6)
Alex Slitz aslitz@herald-leader.com



eclipse sequence
Alex Slitz aslitz@herald-leader.com





eclipse sequence(9)
Alex Slitz aslitz@herald-leader.com



eclipse sequence(8)
Alex Slitz aslitz@herald-leader.com



eclipse sequence(7)
Alex Slitz aslitz@herald-leader.com



eclipse sequence(5)
Alex Slitz aslitz@herald-leader.com



eclipse sequence(4)
Alex Slitz aslitz@herald-leader.com



eclipse sequence(10)
Alex Slitz aslitz@herald-leader.com



eclipse sequence(3)
Alex Slitz aslitz@herald-leader.com



eclipse sequence(2) (2)
Alex Slitz aslitz@herald-leader.com



eclipse sequence (2)
Alex Slitz aslitz@herald-leader.com

Once parks and recreation ran out of eclipse viewing glasses to give out at thoroughbred park, people opted to share around their glasses to others as a partial solar eclipse passed over the city.

At 1:24pm CT, the skies above Cerulean, Ky. went dark as the total solar eclipse crossed the United States.

A view of the total solar eclipse from Orchardale Farm in Cerulean, Ky. Thousands watch from the point of greatest eclipse just outside Hopkinsville.

Seniors watch the Eclipse while doing water aerobics at Tates Creek Aquatic Center in Lexington. Video by Matt Goins

Mary Ludwig and her family have been slowly adding jokes, facts and Bible verses to their SUV as an educational and creative opportunity for the total solar eclipse.

Gov. Matt Bevin was in Hopkinsville, Ky., to watch the total solar eclipse, along with thousands of other people.



  Comments