September 13, 2015 — Partial Solar Eclipse
The partial solar eclipse will only be visible from South Africa, Antarctica and locations in Indian and Atlantic Oceans.} ?>
Where to see the eclipse
Regions seeing at least a partial eclipse: South in Africa, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Antarctica.
When the eclipse happens worldwide
The eclipse starts at one location and ends at another. The times below are actual times (in UTC) when the eclipse occurs.
|Event||UTC Time||Time in Washington DC*|
|First location to see partial eclipse begin||Sep 13 at 4:40 AM||Sep 13 at 12:40 AM|
|Maximum Eclipse||Sep 13 at 6:52 AM||Sep 13 at 2:52 AM|
|Last location to see partial Eclipse end||Sep 13 at 9:05 AM||Sep 13 at 5:05 AM|
* Local times shown do not refer to when the eclipse can be observed from Washington DC. Instead, they indicate the times when the eclipse begins, is at its max, and ends, somewhere else on earth. The corresponding local times are useful if you want to view the eclipse via a live webcam.
Eclipses visible in Washington DC.
Countdown until eclipse begins
Partial Solar Eclipse
Sep 13, 2015 at 4:40 AM UTC
Eclipses visible from your city
Eclipses during year 2015
- Mar 20, 2015 – Total Solar Eclipse
- Apr 4, 2015 – Total Lunar Eclipse
- Sep 13, 2015 – Partial Solar Eclipse (this page)
- Sep 28, 2015 – Total Lunar Eclipse
Eclipses during year 2016
- Mar 8 / Mar 9, 2016 – Total Solar Eclipse
- Mar 23, 2016 – Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
- Sep 1, 2016 – Annular Solar Eclipse
- Sep 16, 2016 – Penumbral Lunar Eclipse