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Aug 12, 2026 – Total Solar Eclipse in Iceland

Total Eclipse Visible
Aug 12, 2026
Global Event: Total Solar Eclipse
Local Type: Total Solar Eclipse, in Iceland
Start of Partial: Wed, Aug 12, 2026 at 4:42 pm GMT
Start of Totality: Wed, Aug 12, 2026 at 5:43 pm GMT
End of Totality: Wed, Aug 12, 2026 at 5:50 pm GMT
End of Partial: Wed, Aug 12, 2026 at 6:49 pm GMT

All times shown on this page are local time.


This map shows where and when the eclipse is visible in Iceland.

Aug 12, 2026 – Total Solar Eclipse – Iceland

Partial Starting:
4:42 pm GMT
Near Skorar
Totality Starting:
5:43 pm GMT
Totality Ending:
5:50 pm GMT
Partial Ending:
6:49 pm GMT

The colors on the map indicate how much of the Sun gets covered by the Moon. Totality is visible within the dark red strip.

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Countdown until eclipse begins

985Days 8Hrs 45Mins 48Secs

Iceland Eclipse Countdown

Selection of Cities in Iceland Where the Totality Is Visible

LocationObscurationStartMaxEndTotality DurationAvg. Cloud Cover
4:46 pm5:48 pm6:46 pm GMT40s
74 %
4:47 pm5:48 pm6:47 pm GMT1m, 39s
74 %
4:47 pm5:48 pm6:47 pm GMT1m
76 %
4:43 pm5:44 pm6:44 pm GMT1m, 31s
78 %

Actual weather forecasts are available from 14 days before the eclipse. Average cloud coverage is based on data since 2000.

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Eclipses Visible in Iceland

Eclipse Visibility from IcelandVisibility Worldwide
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse
Apr 8, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse
Sep 18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse
Mar 14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse
Mar 29, 2025 Partial Solar EclipsePartial Solar Eclipse

Note: Click on the date link for details in Iceland, or the path map image for global details. Next visible eclipse is highlighted.

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