The solar eclipse produced some fantastic photos-here are our favorites

People standing in that umbra would be seeing the solar eclipse as it happened.

He also snapped this remarkable picture of the moon passing in front of the sun "at the point of the maximum of the partial solar eclipse" in Wyoming.

It wasn't just the moon getting in the way of the sun on Monday. While some related the image of the station to Tie Fighters (as seen in Star Wars Series) there were others who found other ways of adding humor to it.

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As viewers gathered to watch the total solar eclipse cross the sky in the US on Monday, the astronauts on the International Space Station had multiple opportunities to see the moon cover the sun from space.

The ISS, with six crew members on board, was transiting the Sun at roughly five miles a second during the eclipse. When you're on the ground, all you have to do is look skyward and, assuming you're within an area that the moon's shadow will hit, you'll see what all the fuss is about.

While everybody got their safety goggles in order, astronauts on the International Space Station undeniably had the best seats in the house.

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Now, a day later, NASA shared images of the 2017 Solar Eclipse captured in space to show the wonderful occurrence from a different angle.

The path of totality stretched from Lincoln Beach, Oregon to Charleston, South Carolina, NASA reports.

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