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Eclipse visible in Madrid – August 12, 2026 — Total Solar Eclipse

The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Madrid

This total solar eclipse is fully visible in Madrid.

This is a rare and spectacular event that can only be experienced along a relatively narrow strip on the Earth's surface. The eclipse is also visible in other areas, but the Moon does not cover the Sun completely there.

More about the August 12, 2026 — Total Solar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Madrid on Wednesday, August 12, 2026

Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.

EventTime in MadridDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 12 at 7:36 PM275°West17.5° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Full Eclipse beginsAug 12 at 8:31 PM283°West-northwest7.2° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Sun becomes totally eclipsed.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Maximum EclipseAug 12 at 8:32 PM284°West-northwest7.1° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Full Eclipse endsAug 12 at 8:32 PM284°West-northwest7.0° Eclipse as seen from earthThe total eclipse ends.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
SunsetAug 12 at 9:15 PM290°West-northwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon
Partial Eclipse endsAug 12 at 9:24 PM290°West-northwest0.2° belowNot directly visibleBelow horizon

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.

Times are local for Madrid (CEST - Central European Summer Time).

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