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Crowds in Indonesia gather to observe a total solar eclipse in 2016.
Crowds in Indonesia gather to observe a total solar eclipse in 2016.

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Best places to watch the solar eclipse

CNN's Derek Van Dam explores the best spots to catch August's solar eclipse across the US.

Best places to watch the solar eclipse

CNN's Derek Van Dam explores the best spots to catch August's solar eclipse across the US.