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April 20, 2023 — Total Solar Eclipse

Is this Total Solar Eclipse visible in New York?

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: South/East Asia, Australia, Pacific, Indian Ocean, Antarctica.

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Is this eclipse visible in New York?

Solar Eclipse Path

Area seeing the total solar eclipse.

More than 90% of the Sun is covered.

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

Area seeing the total solar eclipse.

More than 90% of the Sun is covered.

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 New York*
First location to see the partial eclipse beginApr 20 at 01:34Apr 19 at 9:34 PM
First location to see the full eclipse beginApr 20 at 02:37Apr 19 at 10:37 PM
Maximum eclipseApr 20 at 04:12Apr 20 at 12:12 AM
Last location to see the full eclipse endApr 20 at 05:56Apr 20 at 1:56 AM
Last location to see the partial eclipse endApr 20 at 06:59Apr 20 at 2:59 AM

* Local times shown do not refer to when the eclipse can be observed from New York. 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 New York.

Next Total Solar Eclipse will be on Apr 8, 2024.

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