Nov 14, 2031 Total Solar Eclipse
What the eclipse would look like near the maximum point
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like near the maximum point of the eclipse (weather permitting).
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Where to see the eclipse
Continents seeing at least a partial eclipse:
- Parts of North America
- Parts of South America
Partial eclipse visible in:
- Wake Island, Wake Island, U.S.A.
- Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A.
- Kiritimati, Christmas Island, Kiribati
- Bogota, Colombia
- Medellin, Colombia
- Guatemala, Guatemala
- San Salvador, El Salvador
- Tegucigalpa, Honduras
- Managua, Nicaragua
- Liberia, Costa Rica
- Alajuela, Costa Rica
- Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
- San Jose, Costa Rica
- Limón, Costa Rica
When the eclipse happens worldwideThe 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||Nov 14 at 6:23 PM||Nov 14 at 1:23 PM|
|First location to see full Eclipse begin||Nov 14 at 7:24 PM||Nov 14 at 2:24 PM|
|Maximum Eclipse||Nov 14 at 9:11 PM||Nov 14 at 4:11 PM|
|Last location to see full Eclipse end||Nov 14 at 10:49 PM||Nov 14 at 5:49 PM|
|Last location to see partial Eclipse end||Nov 14 at 11:49 PM||Nov 14 at 6:49 PM|
* 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 viewable in Washington DC.
Eclipses during year 2031
- May 7, 2031 Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
- May 21, 2031 Annular Solar Eclipse
- Jun 5, 2031 Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
- Oct 30, 2031 Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
- Nov 14, 2031 Total Solar Eclipse (Currently shown)
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