Sun disc obscuration - Percent of the Sun covered by the Moon at the maximum eclipse. Total eclipse
will occur in the area marked by the darkest red color.
Click on the map to get detailed information (times, type, magnitude, obscuration, ...) about Solar Eclipse at any given geographical location or find location on the list of cities
Legend (Info Window - visible after click on the map):
- Partial Eclipse Begins - the Moon starts touching the Sun edge.
- Total Eclipse Begins - the Moon entirely covers the Sun disk.
- Maximum Eclipse - the Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
- Total Eclipse Ends - the Moon starts to leave the Sun disk .
- Partial Eclipse Ends - the Moon stops covering the Sun.
- Obscuration - Percent of the Sun covered by the Moon at the maximum eclipse.
- Magnitude -The fraction of the apparent diameter of the sun covered by the moon. By convention it is usually quoted at maximum phase.
- Totality Time - time during which the Moon covers the Sun disk.
All times on the map are given in UTC (Universal Time) by default, but for your convenience we provide time conversion possibility (use select box in the info window).
- Where to Watch this Eclipse Online - Live Streams
- Where to watch (popular spots)
Belgrano III Base, Argentina;
Filchner Base, Germany;
Byrd Base, United States;
Arturo Parodi Base, Chile;
Russkaya Base, Russia
The South Pole (90.3%);
Cape Horn, Chile (22.8%);
Cape Town, South Africa (11.6%);
Hobart, Australia (11%);
Invercargill, New Zealand (6.3%);
Port Elizabeth, South Africa (4.6%);
Ushuaia, Argentina (2.5%)
- List of towns and cities where the eclipse is visible
- Annular vs. Total Eclipse?