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Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

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

The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Philadelphia

The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Philadelphia, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse.

The Moon covers only a small portion of the Sun.

More about the August 12, 2026 — Total Solar Eclipse

Local times for eclipse in Philadelphia 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 PhiladelphiaDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 12 at 1:11 PM184°South64.8° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Maximum EclipseAug 12 at 1:54 PM207°South-southwest62.6° Eclipse as seen from earthMoon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 12 at 2:36 PM225°Southwest57.9° Eclipse as seen from earthThe Moon leaves the Sun's edge.

Times are local for Philadelphia (EDT - Eastern Daylight Time).

Other eclipses visible in Philadelphia

Dates (Click link for path info)EclipseType at maxVisibility in PhiladelphiaLooks like in PhiladelphiaPath of the eclipse
May 26, 2021LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 10, 2021SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 19, 2021LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
May 15 / May 16, 2022LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 8, 2022LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 14, 2023SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 28, 2023LunarPartialPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 25, 2024LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Apr 8, 2024SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Sep 17 / Sep 18, 2024LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 13 / Mar 14, 2025LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Mar 3, 2026LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 12, 2026SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 27 / Aug 28, 2026LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Feb 20, 2027LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Aug 17, 2027LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 11 / Jan 12, 2028LunarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 26, 2028SolarAnnularPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jan 14, 2029SolarPartialPartialEclipse as seen from earth
Jun 25 / Jun 26, 2029LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 20, 2029LunarTotalTotalEclipse as seen from earth
Dec 9, 2030LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
May 6 / May 7, 2031LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Oct 30, 2031LunarPenumbralPenumbralEclipse as seen from earth
Nov 14, 2031SolarTotalPartialEclipse as seen from earth

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