NOAA video shows 2017 solar eclipse shadow over the United States

- Fascinating video released by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration shows the shadow cast over the United States by the Great American Eclipse on Monday.

You can watch the video in the media player above.

The images captured by a satellite shows a massive shadow moving from west to east across blocking the sun for the majority of the country.

Millions of Americans used telescopes, cameras and disposable protective glasses to witness the first full-blown solar eclipse to sweep the U.S. from coast to coast in nearly a century.

The next total solar eclipse in the U.S. will be in 2024. The next coast-to-coast total solar eclipse will not be until 2045.

WATCH: FOX5's coast-to-coast coverage of the Great American Eclipse (app viewers, click here)

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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