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April 8, 2024 — Total Solar Eclipse — Douglas, Isle of Man

Apr 8, 2024 at 8:04 pm
Max View in Douglas
Global Event: Total Solar Eclipse
Local Type: Partial Solar Eclipse, in Douglas
Begins: Mon, Apr 8, 2024 at 7:55 pm
Maximum: Mon, Apr 8, 2024 at 8:04 pm 0.162 Magnitude
Ends: Mon, Apr 8, 2024 at 8:07 pm
Duration: 13 minutes
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April 8, 2024 — Total Solar Eclipse — Douglas

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The animation shows what the eclipse approximately looks like in Douglas. Stages and times of the eclipse are outlined below. All times are local time (BST) for Douglas.

TimePhaseEventDirectionAltitude
7:55:18 pm Mon, Apr 8
Partial Eclipse begins The Moon touches the Sun's edge.
Sun close to horizon, recommend going to a high point.
Map direction West-northwest 281°
1.3°
8:04:12 pm Mon, Apr 8
Maximum Eclipse Moon is closest to the center of the Sun.
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 283°
0.2°
8:07:57 pm Mon, Apr 8SettingSunset SettingMap direction West-northwest 284°
-0.2°
9:35:25 pm Mon, Apr 8Not directly visiblePartial Eclipse ends Below horizonMap direction West-northwest 302°
-12.5°

The total phase of this solar eclipse is not visible in Douglas, but it can be observed there as a partial solar eclipse. The Moon covers only a small portion of the Sun.

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Eclipses and Transits Visible in Douglas

Eclipse Visibility From DouglasVisibility Worldwide
Oct 28, 2023 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, North America, North/East South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 25, 2024 Penumbral Lunar EclipsePenumbral Lunar Eclipse South/West Europe, East in Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica
Apr 8, 2024 Partial Solar EclipseTotal Solar Eclipse West in Europe, North America, North in South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic
Sep 18, 2024 Partial Lunar EclipsePartial Lunar Eclipse Europe, South/West Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Antarctica
Mar 14, 2025 Total Lunar EclipseTotal Lunar Eclipse Much of Europe, Much of Asia, Much of Australia, Much of Africa, North America, South America, Pacific, Atlantic, Arctic, Antarctica

Note: Click on the date link for details in Douglas, or the path map image for global details. Currently shown eclipse is highlighted.

All eclipses 1900-2199