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Aug 12, 2026 – Partial Solar Eclipse in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Partial Eclipse Visible
Aug 12, 2026
North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Global Event: Total Solar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Start of Partial: Wed, Aug 12, 2026 at 7:15 pm CEST
Start of Totality: Not visible from North Rhine-Westphalia
End of Totality: Not visible from North Rhine-Westphalia
End of Partial: Wed, Aug 12, 2026 at 9:03 pm CEST

All times shown on this page are local time.

Location

This map shows where and when the eclipse is visible in North Rhine-Westphalia.

Aug 12, 2026 – Partial Solar Eclipse – North Rhine-Westphalia

A
Partial Starting:
7:15 pm CEST
Near Moorort
Totality
Not visible from North Rhine-Westphalia
B
Partial Ending:
9:03 pm CEST

The colors on the map indicate how much of the Sun gets covered by the Moon.

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Countdown until eclipse begins

805Days 8Hrs 12Mins 36Secs

North Rhine-Westphalia Eclipse Countdown

This table provides the eclipse visibility and times for each city,

Selection of Cities in North Rhine-Westphalia Where the Eclipse Is Visible

LocationObscurationStartMaxEndAvg. Cloud Cover
Bochum
87.77%
7:17 pm8:11 pm9:03 pm CEST
74 %
Bonn
88.35%
7:18 pm8:13 pm9:04 pm CEST
71 %
Cologne
88.27%
7:18 pm8:12 pm9:04 pm CEST
70 %
Dortmund
87.65%
7:17 pm8:11 pm9:03 pm CEST
73 %
Duisburg
88.00%
7:17 pm8:12 pm9:03 pm CEST
74 %
Düsseldorf
88.14%
7:18 pm8:12 pm9:03 pm CEST
75 %
Essen
87.88%
7:17 pm8:11 pm9:03 pm CEST
76 %

All times shown on this page are local time.

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Eclipses Visible in North Rhine-Westphalia

Eclipse Visibility from North Rhine-WestphaliaVisibility Worldwide
Sep 18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 14, 2025 Partial Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 29, 2025 Partial Solar EclipsePartial Solar Eclipse
Sep 7, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Aug 12, 2026 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse

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