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October 25, 2022 — Partial Solar Eclipse

Is this Partial Solar Eclipse visible in Washington DC?

What the Eclipse Will Look Like Near the Maximum Point

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Where to See the Eclipse

Regions seeing, at least, a partial eclipse: Europe, South/West Asia, North/East Africa, Atlantic.

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Is this eclipse visible in Washington DC?

Solar Eclipse Path

Up to 90% of the Sun is covered.

Up to 40% of the Sun is covered.

Eclipse is not visible at all.

Shades of darkness

Night

Astronomical Twilight (Sun is 12 - 18 degrees below the horizon).

Nautical Twilight (Sun is 6 - 12 degrees below the horizon).

Civil Twilight (Sun is 0 - 6 degrees below the horizon).

Day

Up to 90% of the Sun is covered.

Up to 40% of the Sun is covered.

Eclipse is not visible at all.

Note: Percentage values (%) relate to moon coverage of the Sun and depends on location. Visibility is weather permitting.

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.

EventUTC TimeTime in Washington DC*
First location to see the partial eclipse beginOct 25 at 08:58Oct 25 at 4:58 am
Maximum eclipseOct 25 at 11:00Oct 25 at 7:00 am
Last location to see the partial eclipse endOct 25 at 13:02Oct 25 at 9:02 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 maximum, 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.

Next Partial Solar Eclipse will be on Mar 29, 2025.

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