To observe the solar eclipse you must protect your sight. The sun’s rays could cause permanent damage to your eyes if you do not acquire special equipment.
Solar eclipses occur only if the moon is in the new moon phase. The moon interposes between the Sun and Earth creating a shading that can be seen in a small part of the world.
Sun facts. The Sun is not a planet, it is a star. Most people forget that the Sun isn’t a planet but it’s really the brightest star in the Solar System.