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August 12, 2026 — Total Solar Eclipse — Niort, Deux-Sèvres, France

Aug 12, 2026 at 8:22 pm
Max View in Niort, Deux-Sèvres
Global Event: Total Solar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse in Niort, Deux-Sèvres
Begins: Wed, Aug 12, 2026 at 7:26 pm
Maximum: Wed, Aug 12, 2026 at 8:22 pm 0.962 Magnitude
Ends: Wed, Aug 12, 2026 at 9:16 pm
Duration: 1 hour, 50 minutes

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August 12, 2026 — Total Solar Eclipse — Niort

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Niort. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (CEST) for Niort. This calculation uses a Delta T value of 69.6 seconds.

7:26:33 pm Wed, Aug 12
Partial Eclipse begins The Moon touches the Sun's edge.Map direction West 273°
8:22:06 pm Wed, Aug 12
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
Sun close to horizon, so make sure you have free sight to West-northwest.
Map direction West-northwest 283°
9:14:28 pm Wed, Aug 12
Partial Eclipse ends The Moon leaves the Sun's edge.
Since the Sun is near the horizon at this time, we recommend going to a high point or finding an unobstructed area with free sight to West-northwest for the best view of the eclipse.
Map direction West-northwest 292°

The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Niort, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers a large portion of the Sun, so this is a spectacular sight.

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Eclipses and Transits Visible in Niort

Eclipse Visibility From NiortVisibility Worldwide
Oct 28–29, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Sep 18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 14, 2025 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 29, 2025 Partial Solar EclipsePartial Solar Eclipse

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