Were you ready? Did you have your shaded glasses on? Did you pack something to eat and a deckchair?
Well it doesn't come along very often, and it sure didn't disappoint, as these dramatic images via Twitter show. Leeds was indeed a great place to see the eclipse from!
Somewhere in the cloud is the eclipse from Leeds city centre.. pic.twitter.com/OQ8Hyqahk2— Judith Bellamy (@BlackFive42) March 20, 2015
Stunning. And how about this one?
Or this? Brings a tear to the eye, doesn't it?
We're not sure but we think some state of the art special effects may have been used to bring this incredible shot to glorious life...
And if you missed it, BBC Radio Leeds got the whole thing!