The Hatfield Marine Science Center's Visitor Center in Newport will be closed on Aug. 21 for the total solar eclipse.

According to Astronomy Magazine, the eclipse's first point of contact in the Continental U.S. will occur at 10:15:56 that morning at Government Point, Oregon (see map below).

Here's a list of 25 fun facts about the eclipse.

Government Point, Oregon

Google map indicating location of Government Point, Oregon