Partial eclipse in Ottawa
Part of the sunshine normally reaching Ottawa will be blotted out by the moon this afternoon.
A partial solar eclipse gets underway at about 1:15
The event peaks at 2:35.
A crowd of people is at a viewing party at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum which continues until four.
A reminder: do not look at the eclipse without proper eyewear.
Safety tips on how to watch can be found here.