The hosts of the event, Adrian Paixao Nilsen and Nicolai Skårerverket invited the participants to Svalbard to observe the eclipse that will take place 45 years later. The arrangers wrote the following message in the detail of the event page:
“Clear your calendar. This is the century’s arrangement. We hope that as many as possible will join us on this trip, and have time in their lives. We have already started planning the trip, we recommend to book hotels and flights as soon as possible, considering that we are so many“.
So far 53 thousand people confirmed their participation.