Skip to main content

What else can you see during the total solar eclipse?

Aug. 14, 2017, 4:46 PM

Don’t forget to look around the sky during the historic total solar eclipse.

Vanderbilt Dyer Observatory astronomer Billy Teets says several planets will be brightly visible as the solar eclipse occurs.

Venus will be the brightest thing in the sky, besides the sun and the moon.

Tests tells where to look to find the planets.

Follow Vanderbilt on Twitter:, on Instagram: and on Facebook:

See all Vanderbilt social media at

Subscribe to Vanderbilt on YouTube

Embed this video