This Aug. 27, 2012, photo shows farmland near Hopkinsville, Ky. Visitors are expected to head to this rural area when the next total eclipse of the sun darkens skies over parts of the United States on... more 
This Aug. 27, 2012, photo shows farmland near Hopkinsville, Ky. Visitors are expected to head to this rural area when the next total eclipse of the sun darkens skies over parts of the United States on Aug. 21, 2017. The afternoon event will last longer in an area near Hopkinsville than any place on the planet. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Mark Humphrey
Fri, Aug 31, 2012 4:00 AM EDT