This image of 2017 Total Solar Eclipse – ISS Transit, captured by Joel Kowsky, is probably the best of the rare event.
Above: This composite image, made from seven frames, shows the International Space Station, with a crew of six onboard, as it transits the Sun at roughly five miles per second during a partial solar eclipse, Monday, Aug. 21, 2017 near Banner, Wyoming. Image credit NASA/Joel Kowsky
Top: A composite image of nine pictures shows the progression of a partial solar eclipse near on Monday Aug. 21, Banner, Wyoming. Image credit NASA/Aubrey Gemignani
International Space Station in front of the Sun,s partial eclipse on August 21. Image credit NASA/Joel Kowsky
The Diamond Ring effect is seen as the moon makes its final move over the sun during the total solar eclipse on Monday, August 21, 2017 above Madras, Oregon. Image credit NASA/Joel Kowsky
A total solar eclipse is seen on Monday, August 21, 2017 above Madras, Oregon. Image credit NASA/Joel Kowsky