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Flag for Brazil October 2, 2024 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Wednesday, October 2, 2024 at 5:42 PM

Global Type: Annular Solar Eclipse

Rio de Janeiro: Partial Solar Eclipse

Begins: Wed, Oct 2, 2024 at 5:01 PM

Maximum: Wed, Oct 2, 2024 at 5:42 PM

Ends: Wed, Oct 2, 2024 at 6:25 PM

Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes


October 2, 2024 — Annular Solar Eclipse — Rio de Janeiro

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Animation: How the Partial Solar Eclipse Will Look

The annular phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Rio de Janeiro, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers only a small portion of the Sun.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

5:01 PM Oct 25:42 PM Oct 25:52 PM Oct 2
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Local times for eclipse in Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday, October 2, 2024

EventTime in Rio de JaneiroDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsOct 2 at 5:01 PM270°West11.0°
The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseOct 2 at 5:42 PM266°West1.7°
Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West.
SunsetOct 2 at 5:52 PM265°West0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsOct 2 at 6:25 PM262°West8.5° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Times are local for Rio de Janeiro (BRT – Brasília Time).

This eclipse is in progress during sunrise or sunset, so the Sun is displayed only partly in some phases, according to its altitude below the horizon. The animation's bottom edge represents an ideal, flat horizon, which is at the same altitude as the observer.

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Rio de Janeiro

Eclipse Visibility From Rio de JaneiroVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
2020Jun 5LunarPenumbral
2020Jul 5LunarPenumbral
2020Nov 30LunarPenumbral
2020Dec 14SolarPartial
2021May 26LunarPenumbral
2021Nov 19LunarPartial
2022May 15 / May 16LunarTotal
2023Oct 14SolarPartial
2023Oct 28LunarPenumbral
2024Mar 25LunarPenumbral
2024Sep 17 / Sep 18LunarPartial
2024Oct 2SolarPartial
2025Mar 14LunarTotal
2026Aug 27 / Aug 28LunarPartial
2027Feb 6SolarPartial
2027Feb 20LunarPenumbral
2027Aug 17LunarPenumbral
2028Jan 12LunarPartial
2028Jan 26SolarPartial
2029Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarTotal
2029Dec 20LunarTotal
Note: Click on the date link for details in Rio de Janeiro, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

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